Beth Werlin, Deputy Legal Director for the American Immigration Council, discusses the recent...
Does the "SAVE Act" Save Anything?
Released on Wed, Apr 16, 2008
This month, the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) came out with an estimate of the costs of the "Secure America Through Verification and Enforcement Act" ("SAVE Act," HR 4088) that showed that implementing "SAVE" would cost the government billions of dollars in spending and cause the government to lose billions of dollars in tax revenue. This week we highlight two new documents that look at the costs of SAVE and impact of E-Verify.