The Senate is nearing a deal on immigration that could also lower food prices

Senate Republicans and Democrats are inching closer to a deal on an immigration bill that farmers say if passed could help reduce food prices in part by helping them hire more workers. This measure, known as the Farm Workforce Modernization Act, is focused mainly on updating the food production workforce, a system some call outdated […]

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Immigration agency backlog weighs on congressional offices

Immigration lawyer Diana Bauerle spent weeks getting bounced around the bureaucracy of a U.S. immigration agency such as she tried to renew work authorization documents for a home health care worker. The agency had sought to automatically speed up processing for those types of renewals in December. But customer service sent her to one service […]

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