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Wal-Mart Joins Initiative On Farmworker Pay In Florida

posted on January 17, 2014 at 3:17 PM

The nation's largest retailer became the most influential corporation to join the initiative promoted by a coalition of farmworker activists based in southwest Florida. Full Story

After 20 Years NAFTA Hasn't Closed Mexico Wage Gap

posted on January 3, 2014 at 12:53 PM

While it changed the country in some fundamental ways, the treaty never met many of its sweeping promises to close Mexico's wage gap with the United States. Full Story

Immigration Reforms For Farm Workers

posted on April 4, 2013 at 4:01 PM

Immigration Reforms For Farm Workers
Lawmakers mull immigration reforms in hopes of keeping a steady supply of labor in the fields. Full Story

Judge: Texas firm must pay disabled workers $1.4M

posted on September 21, 2012 at 4:15 PM

A federal judge has ruled that a Texas company must pay disabled workers at an Iowa turkey plant $1.37 million dollars in back pay. Full Story

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