In NYC, lots of people are denied the ability to open a bank account or are held by police until their identity can be verified, because they lack an identification card.
Immigrants, homeless people, and people recently released from jail or prison are among those most at risk.
As you may have heard, NYC is going to attempt to save tax dollars and improve the well being of these folks by issuing municipal ID cards.
In this thread, you can not only jabber about the program, but also apply for a really challenging senior position within it! http://www.nynp.biz/index.php/new-jobs/21515-director-of-program-integrity-for-the-municipal-id-project-new-york-city-human-resources-administration-hra