Immigrant Farm Workers

Witnesses spoke about the American agricultural sector’s reliance on foreign, and often undocumented, workers to pick fruit and… read more

Witnesses spoke about the American agricultural sector’s reliance on foreign, and often undocumented, workers to pick fruit and vegetables on America’s farms. Comedy Central’s Stephen Colbert appeared in character to testify. Mr. Colbert was part of a United Farm Workers campaign calling on unemployed Americans to take jobs in the agriculture sector. As part of the program he spent a day laboring at a vegetable farm in New York in August 2010. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Program ID:
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Category:
House Committee
Format:
House Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 24, 2010
Last Aired:
Sep 26, 2010

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  • Sep 24, 2010 | 9:38am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 24, 2010 | 5:40pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 24, 2010 | 10:20pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 25, 2010 | 3:44am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 26, 2010 | 1:54am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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