This week, we look at Florida proposals to mandate use of the federal E-Verify system for checking workers’ immigration status—an idea that could be narrowed to cover only state agencies and contractors amid business community opposition.
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Florida E-Verify Proposals
Florida would require employers to use the federal E-Verify system to check job applicants’ immigration status, under a proposal Gov.
The effort fell short in the state’s 2019 legislative session, but DeSantis renewed the...