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Template H-2A Comments on 2019 Proposed Rule (Immigration Focused)

This shorter H-2A comment template is for use by immigration organizations.

H-2A Model Comments 2019

Template comments on the 2019 H-2A Proposed Rule.

FJ Fact Sheet on the 2019 H-2A Rulemaking

Farmworker Justice summary of the July 2019 proposed rulemaking on the H-2A temporary visa program. Comments are due September 24, … Read more FJ Fact Sheet on the 2019 H-2A Rulemaking

Fact Sheet on Proposed H-2A Rulemaking

Fact sheet detailing some of the main changes proposed to the H-2A temporary agricultural worker visa program by the DOL in 2019. 

No Way to Treat a Guest: Why the H-2A Agricultural Visa Program Fails U.S. and Foreign Workers

This report is based on interviews with current and former H-2A workers and documents the human toll of a system … Read more No Way to Treat a Guest: Why the H-2A Agricultural Visa Program Fails U.S. and Foreign Workers

Bruce Goldstein Congressional Testimony on H-2A Program

April 2011 written testimony by Farmworker Justice President Bruce Goldstein before the House Judiciary Subcommittee on Immigration Policy regarding the … Read more Bruce Goldstein Congressional Testimony on H-2A Program

Bruce Goldstein Congressional Testimony on Agricultural Labor

September 2011 written testimony by Farmworker Justice President Bruce Goldstein before the Workforce Protections Subcommittee of the House Education and … Read more Bruce Goldstein Congressional Testimony on Agricultural Labor

Weeding out Abuses: Recommendations for a law-abiding farm labor system

Written by Farmworker Justice and Oxfam America, this report chronicles a broken farm labor system that encourages lawlessness and exploitation … Read more Weeding out Abuses: Recommendations for a law-abiding farm labor system

DOL’s Proposed H-2A Herder and Range Livestock Regulations: Welcome and Long Overdue, but Needing Improvements

Farmworker Justice analysis of rules proposed by the Department of Labor (DOL) in 2015 regarding H-2A herders and range livestock … Read more DOL’s Proposed H-2A Herder and Range Livestock Regulations: Welcome and Long Overdue, but Needing Improvements