UPDATED, 10 a.m.: Matt Hirsch, Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst's spokesman, sent the following statement regarding Dewhurst's position on whether the federal government should mandate employers use E-Verify:
"The federal government has failed to secure our borders, and David Dewhurst believes we need to implement serious measures to help halt illegal immigration, including E-Verify. David believes we should also continue to enhance and improve programs like E-Verify, which ultimately help enforce our nation's immigration laws."
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