US Politics in Trump era Public date: 14.11.2019 12:15:01

Publisher: The Guardian

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20 Sep 2018

A year after Hurricane Harvey, some cleanup workers are still unpaid

One year on from Hurricane Harvey – and as the true scale of the mess left by Hurricane Florence emerges in the Carolinas – the cleanup work in Houston still continues. And workers still digging out from the mess are fearful that they may not get paid.
One year on from Hurricane Harvey – and as the true scale of the mess left by Hurricane Florence emerges in the...

Publisher: The Guardian

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8 May 2017

Trump immigration policy spurs ire at Kentucky Derby: ‘We can’t find workers’

A dark cloud has been hanging over the Kentucky Derby this weekend as horse trainers have made public their anger at Trump’s immigration policies, which they say are hurting the Kentucky Derby, the US’s most glamorous horse racing event.  “We can’t find workers this year – it’s been tough,” says Julio Rubio of the Kentucky Horsemen’s Benevolent and Protective Association. “Most of the workers we have at the track won’t even leave to go out at night to buy groceries because they are so scared of being deported.”
A dark cloud has been hanging over the Kentucky Derby this weekend as horse trainers have made public their anger...

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