A proposed bill would require businesses to use the E-Verify system to check the immigration status of workers they hire.
4 months ago
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House OKs expanded mandate for NC business on worker status

More businesses in North Carolina would be required to use the E-Verify system to check the immigration status of workers they hired in legislation clearing one General Assembly chamber.
Farmers, sheriffs try to influence NC veto outcome
2 years ago
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Farmers, sheriffs try to influence NC veto outcome

Farmers and sheriffs are trying to influence North Carolina legislators before they consider a veto next week on a bill involving a federal database to ensure that new employees can legally work in the country.
Gov. McCrory vetoes drug testing for welfare, E-Verify exemption
2 years ago
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Gov. McCrory vetoes drug testing for welfare, E-Verify exemption

The first two vetoes by North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory block a requirement that certain welfare applicants be tested for drugs before receiving benefits and an immigration-related measure.