Sponsor of ‘blue card’ farmworker bill will leave Congress

Illinois Rep. Luis Gutierrez, sponsor of a bill to give legal status to undocumented farmworkers and their families, says he will retire after 13 terms in the House. The announcement is a political bookend to the Nov. 9 statement by House Judiciary chairman Bob Goodlatte, sponsor of a year-round H-2C agricultural visa program, that he,… » Read More

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