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ANSWER: Unfortunately, you cannot use a regular Driver's license in place of an Enhanced Driver's License (EDL). But your state may issue EDL's. Here is information about EDL's, provided by the Customs and Border Protection: https://www.dhs.gov/enhanced-drivers-licenses-what-are-they
Now, only a few states provide Enhanced Driver's Licenses: Washington State, Vermont, Michigan, Minnesota, and New York.
If you cannot get an Enhanced Driver's License, then you should take a passport with you.
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