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Governor, transportation secretary focus on helping Kentuckians obtain REAL IDs by Oct. deadline

Gov. Andy Beshear and Transportation Secretary Jim Gray on Wednesday said they are focused on helping Kentuckians who need a REAL ID obtain one by the Oct. 1 deadline. The officials spoke at a joint appearance at the Kentucky Transportation headquarters. Despite Kentucky not currently meeting the federal REAL ID standards, the Beshear administration is committed to implementing the initiative. On...