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State and Local Round-up

  • In South Carolina, the House passed a bill requiring employers to use the (flawed) E-verify system to verify the immigration status of all employees – Read full article here
  • In North Carolina, sherriff questions $76,000 for a new 287(g) coordinated position – Read full article here
  • Also in North Carolina, Elizabeth Dole’s senatorial race competitor, Kay Hagan, says that immigration should be a Federal issue – Read full article here
  • The number of immigrant arrests is on the rise in Oklahoma, which has lead to questions about the enforcement tactics being used – Read full article here
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