Immigration debate heats up; industry mobilizes efforts

May 2006
NMPRO - Nursery Management & Production;May2006, Vol. 22 Issue 5, p16
The article reports on the support by the American Nursery and Landscape Association (ANLA) for legislation on immigration reform in the United States. More than 115 representatives from nurseries went to Washington, D.C. to march on Capitol Hill. The AgJOBS bill, which was introduced by Senator Larry Craig, proposes to allow illegal immigrants to earn citizenship through years of agricultural employment.


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