Manuel Cunha

President, Nisei Farmers League

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President of the Nisei Farmers League in Fresno, representing California growers

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It's the summer harvest season in California, and farmers are facing a problem that's all too familiar: undocumented workers are needed to pick the crops.

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A federal judge gave US employers--including farmers--a temporary reprieve yesterday, saying one immigration enforcement strategy might do irreparable harm to both business and labor.

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