Department of Licensing

File photo of a person holding a drivers license. (Photo by TIM SLOAN/AFP/Getty Images)

REAL ID Deadline Extension Granted To Washington

The federal government has granted Washington state a temporary extension from enforcement of tough new requirements for proof of U.S. residency for driver’s licenses and other government-sanctioned ID.

CBS Seattle–01/23/2015

File photo of a gun. (Photo credit: GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)

Wash. State Officials Ask Taxpayers For $400K To Track Soaring Handgun Sales

A surge in weapons purchases is creating too much work for Washington State regulators, and now government officials are looking to tap taxpayer money to help update their weapon database.

12/10/2013