I recently renewed my driver's license and the lady at the DMV refused to issue the enhanced driver's license because my green card and social security card allegedly didn't match. the social security card has my middle name initial and my greencard does't have it. I had renewed my green card in 2015 and as far as I am aware of I always put my middle name on every form. I have been traveling out of the country since then many times and never had any issues with the green card. My passport also has my middle name. The DMV lady said that in 2020 it will be a problem because it will be much stricter. Obviously I don't want to pay another $500 to get a new green card since I don't feel it was my neglect that caused this. Where I live I have three available USCIS offices. The closest is 1.5 hours away. All three only give appointments 14 days in advance and all three have no appointments available. I don't really care about an enhanced driver's license (I was issued the normal one and that is fine) but am worried about future travel.
You shouldn't have any problems travelling simply because your green card doesn't have your middle name or middle initial on it. If you would like to correct the issue, you can file a new I-90. If you have proof that USCIS made the mistake, not you, then a replacement green card will be free. However, you must turn in your current green card to do this.
You may wish to file a replacement green card with proof of USCIS mistake in omitting your middle initial.
Do not expect it to be a problem at all. May file for a replacement GC if you so wish, on Form I-90 and not pay the fee for it, claiming it was "Service Error."
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