Jun 17, 2013 — Congress remains deeply divided over the shape of immigration reform. A split within the House GOP caucus endangers any kind of new legislation.
But let's imagine for a moment that the several thousand Latinos working on dairy farms in New York and Vermont could get legal working papers.
How would that change the region's rural communities?
Tom Maloney of Cornell University has been talking with dairy farmers and Latino dairy workers about this for years. He told David Sommerstein farmers are ready to guide their undocumented workers towards legal status. Go to full article