Bill Would Mandate E-verify Checks for Missouri BusinessesCurrent state law requires businesses with government contracts, tax breaks or grants to use the free E-verify progra
Missouri Bill Requires Check of Employee Resident StatusAll Missouri employers would be required to use a federal verification system to check employees' legal resident status under legislation introduced Monday that's aimed at curbing the number of immigrants working illegally in the state.
Mo. Judge Blocks E-Verify in Springfield The ordinance was drafted by the Ozarks Minuteman and passed by Springfield voters in February.
Springfield City Council Oks Immigration OrdinanceThe ordinance was drafted by the Ozarks Minutemen and approved by voters Feb. 7.
Feelings Mixed About Illinois E-Verify VoteSpringfield business owners say there's no reason to oppose a proposal that would require them to use a federal government system to check whether job applicants are eligible for employment.