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AgJOBS Update and Action Alert for August 2007




JUNE, 2011

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June 30, 2011  

Because the children of migrant workers matter.


CAMP summer program expands students' horizons;

Lake County students participate


June 29, 2011  

Brown vetoes farmworker bill

Despite pressure, he rejects measure making it easier for laborers to organize.


Brown vetoes 'card check' unionization bill


Another look at workers' program

MIGRANT LABORERS: Senators propose visa plan extension


June 23, 2011

Advocates: Many Farmworkers Living In Poor Conditions


June 21, 2011

Senators back inclusion of La Paz on historic places list


June 15, 2011

Farmworkers urge passage of bill to ease organizing


June 14, 2011

The Sunshine State's Pesticide Problem

Thousands of black farm laborers have suffered kidney failure, birth defects, and worse—and Florida isn't compensating them


Pesticide-laden produce:  Apples and celery top the list


Feds fine two Valley farm-labor contractors


Unions Cross Borders to Organize Guestworkers


Mandatory E-Verify bill introduced


State survey : 11,080 farm jobs unfilled


June 13, 2011  

Farm workers pressure governor to sign legislation


June 10, 2011

Vermont Breaks Ground in Health Coverage for Migrant Workers


June 8, 2011

Summer Homework: Plow the Field

A legal loophole allows young children to work in agriculture.


June 7, 2011  

Farmers speak out against immigration bill


Migrant workers from Yuma County settle lawsuit against Monsanto


June 5, 2011  

Mexicans find better lives in area fields


Weeks after Ga. passes immigration crackdown, farmworker shortages remain unknown


June 4, 2011

Farmworker unionization bill is back

Measure set to go to Gov. Brown is opposed by producers, supported by union backers


June 2, 2011

Apopka farmworkers say pesticide exposure caused illnesses

Former workers and activists trying to draw attention to health problems in the community




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