The Driving for Opportunity Act Passes Through the Senate Judiciary Committee
The Driving for Opportunity Act advances through Senate Judiciary Committee backed by a coalition of criminal justice, law enforcement, civil rights,Read more.
22 States in 5 Years: Bipartisan Lawmakers Coalesce Behind Curbing Debt-Based Driving Restrictions
10 States Enact Legislative Reform in 2021, But New Challenges Lie Ahead Millions of people in the U.S. currently haveRead more.
Sens. Coons, Wicker Re-Introduce The Driving for Opportunity Act
WASHINGTON – On March 25th, U.S. Senators Chris Coons (D-Del.) and Roger Wicker (R-Miss.) reintroduced the bipartisan Driving for OpportunityRead more.
50+ Institutions Call on U.S. Senate Leadership to Pass the Driving for Opportunity Act
July 16th 2020 — Today the Free to Drive campaign sent a letter to U.S. Senate leaders, signed by overRead more.
Press Release: Bipartisan U.S. Senate Bill Targets Debt-Based Driver’s License Suspensions
The Driving for Opportunity Act is backed by U.S. Senators Coons and Wickers, as well as a diverse coalition ofRead more.
Over 50 Groups Send Letter to AAMVA Calling For Emergency Measures to Stop Debt-Based License Suspensions
Today, over 50 organizations from the Free to Drive coalition sent a letter calling on the American Association of MotorRead more.
‘It’s not America’: 11 million go without a license because of unpaid fines
Visit ABC News to read the full piece. The Fines and Fees Justice Center, a non-profit which focuses on thisRead more.
Wall Street Journal: Debt Shouldn’t Stop You From Driving
For the Wall Street Journal, Free to Drive steering committee member Koch Industries’ Jenny Kim announces the launch of theRead more.
Free to Drive releases interactive maps tracking data and statutes
Free to Drive has released a collection of interactive maps that show which states suspend driver’s licenses for unpaid finesRead more.