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House Approves Bill Giving Some Illegal Immigrant Farmworkers Amnesty

House Approves Bill Giving Some Illegal Immigrant Farmworkers Amnesty

BY ZACHARY STIEBER   The House of Representatives approved a measure on Dec. 11 that could give legal status to some illegal immigrants who work on farms. The Farm Workforce Modernization Act passed 260–165. Democrats made up most of the approving votes with 226, while three voted against, one voted present, and three didn’t vote. Thirty-four Republicans voted for the bill and […]