Welcome! Login | Register
 

25 Things to Do in New England Before the Summer Ends—25 Things to Do in New England Before…

Fit For Life: Get Addicted, be Obsessed—Fit For Life: Get Addicted, be Obsessed

Huestis: A Shower of Comet Dust - Get Ready for the Perseids—Huestis: A Shower of Comet Dust - Get…

Leonard Moorehead, the Urban Gardener: Ave, Presto!—Leonard Moorehead, the Urban Gardener: Ave, Presto!

Herb Weiss: How the Presidential Election Impacts Social Security—Herb Weiss: How the Presidential Election Impacts Social…

Warwick North Headed to Junior Softball World Series in Washington—Warwick North Headed to Junior Softball World Series…

Is Jason Bourne the Best Action Series Since 2000?—Is Jason Bourne the Best Action Series Since…

Analysis: Bizarre Friday Afternoon 38 Studios Press Conference Will Infuriate Rhode Islanders—Analysis: Bizarre Friday Afternoon 38 Studios Press Conference…

Side of the Rhode: Who’s Hot & Who’s Not? - July 29—Side of the Rhode: Who’s Hot & Who’s…

Providence Board of Canvassers Rules Against Carnevale, Bell and Mattiello Applaud Decision—Providence Board of Canvassers Rules Against Carnevale, Bell…

 
 

Senate Votes Down E-verify Bill

Wednesday, June 02, 2010

 

The Rhode Island Senate President is denying that she blocked a bill that would require 16,000 employers in the state to use the federal E-verify system to confirm their workers are legal immigrants, according to 630 WPRO, a GoLocalProv media partner.

Teresa Paiva-Weed told WPRO that she had the bill tabled as a procedural matter. The bill’s sponsor Senator Marc Cote, a Woonsocket Democrat, has accused Paiva-Weed of squashing the legislation.

 

Enjoy this post? Share it with others.

 
 
:!