Will Social Security cards continue to look like this? Photographer: Jenny Swanson/E+ via Getty Images
Will Social Security cards continue to look like this? Photographer: Jenny Swanson/E+ via Getty Images

What do you think of the idea of making Social Security cards into de facto national (photo) ID cards?

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