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April 11, 2013

U.S. senators get deal on farm worker wages in immigration bill

U.S. senators negotiating an immigration bill have reached agreement on wages for foreign farm laborers working in the United States and a limit on visas for such workers, Democratic Senator Dianne Feinstein said on Thursday. Feinstein, of California, refused to provide details on the agreement and added that there were some other issues related to farm workers still to be negotiated. "We have an agreement on wages and the visa cap," Feinstein told Reuters. The deal followed a six-hour negotiating session on Wednesday, she said. Read More

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