Ag Policy Blog
Chris Clayton DTN Ag Policy Editor

Friday 04/25/14

Immigration Continues to Divide GOP
House Speaker John Boehner could get a vote on some type of immigration measure, but it's unclear what such a bill would be. Every bill offered attempting to allow any group of undocumented immigrants to gain legal status usually draws a wrath of inner-party criticism.[Read Full Blog Post]
Posted at 1:02PM CDT 04/25/14 by Chris Clayton | Post a Comment
Comments (1)
What I am afraid of is we are going to see a lot of bad legislation over the next six months that will be enacted with the hopes of re-election over what is the right thing to do. And why does everyone in Ag think that if they make them legal that they won't drop the hoe and pick up a hammer and move to an easier job in town. And I am not scared enough not to call many US citizens lazy, because they are, and I know many Mexicans that get legal will have no problem moving to town and outworking many natural born now employed. And than we will need another wave to fill the Ag jobs they left behind.
Posted by CRAIG MOORE at 12:27PM CDT 04/28/14
Blog Home Pages
April  2014
S M T W T F S
      1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30         
Subscribe to Ag Policy Blog RSS
Recent Blog Posts
  • CRP, Base Acres and Proof for Yield Updates
  • Business Groups: Withdraw WOTUS Rule
  • Base Acre and ARC-PLC Deadlines Reported
  • Photo Fees on Public Lands? C'Mon, Man!
  • USDA ARC-PLC Rollout and Decision Tools for Farmers
  • Point, Counterpoint on EPA's Waters of the U.S. Rule
  • Point, Counterpoint on EPA's Waters of the U.S. Rule
  • Senate Committee Passes Railroad Regulatory Bill
  • U.S. Shanghaied in Smithfield Deal?
  • Route 66: The End of the Trail
  • House Votes to Block EPA WOTUS Rule
  • Vilsack on Easements, Rail and Livestock Aid
  • Base Acre Decisions Are Key to New Farm Bill
  • House Likely to Block EPA's WOTUS Rule
  • Clarifying Some SCO Issues
  • Senators Want GIPA Policy Limits Removed
  • EPA Water Rule Starts in the Ephemeral Streams
  • Looking at Base Acre Decisions Facing Farmers
  • Report: U.S. Lost WTO Ruling
  • NFU Leaders Want to Walk Away from Beef Talks