Shutdown caused surge for E-Verify, but modernization helped

Federal News Network: U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services needs a way to keep digital records for the constant stream of people looking to work in the U.S., and moving E-Verify to the cloud has been a big help. The public program for employers to verify people’s work eligibility receives about 60 million or so cases a year, and Eric Jeanmaire, acting division chief of Identity, Records and National Security Delivery, said it’s only growing in popularity.

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