"E-Verify's opponents contend the system will destroy
agribusiness by driving up costs, shrinking the workforce, and wreaking
havoc on food production. When Hollabaugh hears a legislator
say E-Verify will save American jobs for Americans, "I just want to
throttle him," she...
all the companies in the state joining E-Verify, however, hundreds of
thousands have not, and agriculture is among the least represented
industries, according to a list of E-Verify users obtained by this
newspaper." - S an Jose Mercury News, Oct. 29, 2011 .
"AFBF will only support a mandatory E-verify program if there is a
workable solution for agriculture. Absent that solution, if E-Verify is
implemented, agriculture faces losing millions of dollars in
productivity due to labor shortages." - Bob Stallman,
President, American Farm Bureau...