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High-Profile Task Force Backs Path To Citizenship

posted on August 16, 2013 at 3:14 PM

The proposals were aimed at influencing the debate on immigration, with Congress on a five-week summer recess and Senate-passed immigration legislation stalled in the GOP-controlled House. Full Story

Market to Market (June 21, 2013)...

posted on June 21, 2013 at 6:52 PM

Market to Market (June 21, 2013)...
Full Program: After lengthy debate, House lawmakers reject their version of the Farm Bill. Federal authorities crack down on employers of undocumented workers. And the president proposes a massive trade deal with the European Union. Market analysis with Mark Gold. Full Story

Feds Crack Down on Employers of Undocumented Workers

posted on June 21, 2013 at 4:52 PM

Feds Crack Down on Employers of Undocumented Workers
In what has been called the ‘largest illegal immigrant employment investigation’ ever conducted in the U.S., nine owners and managers of 7-Eleven convenience stores located in New York and Virginia were arrested this week, on charges of wire fraud... Full Story

Kosher Slaughterhouse Arrest

posted on May 3, 2013 at 4:03 PM

A former manager at a kosher slaughterhouse in Iowa has finally appeared in a U.S. courtroom to answer charges that he harbored immigrants in the country illegally for profit. Full Story

Activists Push on Immigration Reform

posted on April 12, 2013 at 4:00 PM

Activists Push on Immigration Reform
Thousands of immigrants and activists rallied across the U.S. this week in a coordinated set of protests aimed at pressing Congress to approve sweeping immigration reform. If passed the measure would create a path to citizenship for the 11 million... Full Story

Georgia Cutting Funding For Farming Visa Workers

posted on January 25, 2013 at 1:37 PM

Farmers around the country have long claimed the federal guest worker program is difficult to use and doesn't provide workers when they need them. Full Story

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