Georgia Senate to feds: Give us more ...

Georgia Senate to feds: Give us more farm workers

There are 4 comments on the Business Journal story from Feb 9, 2012, titled Georgia Senate to feds: Give us more farm workers. In it, Business Journal reports that:

Since the General Assembly enacted a tough illegal immigration law last year, Georgia farmers have complained that they can't find enough migrant workers to harvest their crops.

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De Soto, KS

#1 Feb 9, 2012
Earth to Georgia farmers-hire citizens and don't take your annual cruise!
Sick of Stupid

Ames, IA

#2 Feb 10, 2012
Americans will not work in the fields picking veggies.
Maybe some may do a week or so. But their production is low and the quality of work is poor.
We need migrant farm workers.
Some are going to be illegal. So what stop whinning about ti.
If you don't like it go get yourself a job in the fields.

De Soto, KS

#3 Feb 10, 2012
Oh look who surfaced again! Alt

Since: Aug 11

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#4 Feb 10, 2012
maybe the senate needs to check into state agencies to see if these farmers are looking.

they have easier access to the state e.d.d. websites than anyone else. all they have to do is log on and see.

funny how the cry goes unchecked and fools in office take the words of who pays them the most.

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