Fact Sheet on the “Agricultural Guestworker Act of 2017”

New Agricultural Guestworker Legislation Job Loss and Wage Cuts for American Farmworkers and Exploitation of Foreign Citizens

Summary of the “Agricultural Guestworker Act,” H.R. 4092, introduced by Rep. Bob Goodlatte (R-VA), which would create the H-2C program, a new agricultural guestworker program that would strip away the limited protections currently found in the H-2A program.