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Rural America Braces for Labor Shortages After Immigration Crackdown

August 17, 2017 01:11 PM
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A rural county in Pennsylvania is facing the consequences of the Trump administration's crackdown on illegal immigrants, as businesses in the agricultural-based economy experience labor shortages. Some orchard owners and local pro-immigrant activists are lobbying state and federal lawmakers to raise awareness of the contributions by immigrants in a county that voted overwhelmingly for President Donald Trump in November. Bill Rodgers has this report on what is happening in Adams County, Pennsylvania.