Verification System

Immigration

I-9 Verification, riddled with errors, continues to hurt American workers

In 2005, the US initiated the I-9 verification program for employers. The I-9 Form is used by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to verify an employee’s identity and eligibility to work in the U.S. Mandatory verification is not good … Continued

Immigration

Anti-immigrant Message: WE WANT YOU to be Broke and Bigoted

Anti-immigrant groups are wearing out their violins ranting about the “evil immigrant invasion.” In light of recent economic scandals, their agenda is looking even more absurd than usual. Just in the past few weeks as the justified uproar over AIG … Continued

Immigration

E-Verify Out of Stimulus Package

The economy is saved! Ok maybe not, but the passing of the $787 billion stimulus package will hopefully start providing desperately needed movement. In the press I’ve been hearing a lot of Republicans whining that the bill wasn’t bipartisan, that … Continued

Immigration

Dept. of Homeland Security Promotes Racist E-Verify on NPR

National Public Radio airs ads for E-Verify and draws sharp criticism. The ad spots were purchased by the Department of Homeland Security and promote their E-Verify program, a controversial employee verification system. The ads run at the end of a … Continued