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Churches ask government to help former workers

There are 1 comment on the Chicago Tribune story from Nov 22, 2008, titled Churches ask government to help former workers. In it, Chicago Tribune reports that:

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - Twenty churches in Postville and Decorah are asking state and federal officials for help they say they can't provide to former Agriprocessors workers.

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Ken in Mason City

Nora Springs, IA

#1 Nov 25, 2008
These people need our help. Postville has become a disaster in Iowa much the same way as the flooding in June. It is very sad to see what has become of the town, since the largest employer, Agriprocessors closed down. Immigrant workers drawn here after the raids, never got their last checks. Water and power shut off in many apartment buildings.

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