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November 15, 2010 6:40 AM

Few businesses using feds' E-Verify tool to check workers' immigration status

Businesses have a free, simple way to check that their new hires are legal. Although far from perfect, it could reduce the lure of employment that draws illegal immigrants, experts say. But most employers who depend on illegal workers won't use it. And Congress, under pressure from business leaders, refuses to make them.

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