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A Call for Immigration Reform
Chris Clayton DTN Ag Policy Editor
Tue Dec 4, 2012 03:13 PM CST

WASHINGTON (DTN) -- Standing in a packed room at the National Press Club, New York dairy farmer Sheldon Brown noted with some humor he felt far more comfortable spending time with his cows than speaking in front of cameras with leaders in the immigration-reform movement.

Brown stood with law-enforcement officials, religious leaders and other small-business owners on Tuesday as a new push begins to convince Congress to pass comprehensive immigration reform. The group characterized itself as representing "badges, Bibles and business."

"I've lived this immigration issue for the last 20 years," Brown said. "Immigration has become a huge burden when ...

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