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Raided Plant Owners ‘Willfully’ Used Undocumented Workers

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Six of seven Mississippi chicken processing plants raided Wednesday were “willfully and unlawfully” employing people who lacked authorization to work in the United States, including workers wearing electronic monitoring bracelets at work for previous immigration violations, according to unsealed court documents. Federal investigators behind the biggest immigration raid in a decade […]

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White House Violated Law With Plan To Move Hundreds Of USDA Workers: Inspector General

The Trump administration failed to follow budget law when it plowed ahead with a plan to uproot hundreds of Washington, D.C.-based Agriculture Department employees and require them to move to the Kansas City area, the agency’s inspector general found. The relocation spearheaded by Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue has created turmoil inside two USDA agencies, the […]