• United States



by Paul Kerstein

Blair Wins First ID Card Battle

Jun 30, 20051 min
CSO and CISOData and Information Security

British Prime Minister Tony Blair won the first battle in his bid toimplement a national identity card scheme. The BBC reports the long parliamentaryprocess has begun in the House of Commons with a fairly narrow victory in favorof national ID cards. With many hurdles and opponents, it’s possible the billmay not come to fruition as it faces the next test in the House of Lords. Readmore.