Illinois agricultural workers

State News
6:47 am
Thu May 9, 2013

How immigration overhaul could impact Il agricultural workers

Illinois Farm Bureau

A U.S. Senate committee is expected to vote Thursday on a plan to provide a pathway to citizenship for millions of people living in the United States illegally. The Senate immigration reform bill includes a special provision for farm workers that shortens the waiting period for legal residency. Illinois Public Radio’s Sean Powers explores how that section would impact Illinois’ agricultural workers.

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