The Trump administration announced changes to the expedited-traveler program for New Yorkers after the state barred the Department of Homeland Security from accessing DMV records:

The change will affect roughly 175,000 New Yorkers:

Howard Dean had a little meltdown over the news:

How’s “Orange” working out? Pretty good, actually. And we’ll note this change is for new enrollments and renewals, not everyone who already has the designation:

From the WSJ:

Mr. Wolf said in the interview that DHS will immediately stop accepting new applications from New York state residents to enroll or re-enroll in some of the agency’s trusted-traveler programs, including Global Entry, which affords participating U.S. citizens expedited entry into the U.S.


TSa PreCheck is not affected:

LOL. Yes, “all in NY” are getting punished by this:

Trump can expect a court challenge, we assume: