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Governor vetoed bill aimed at protecting farm workers from employer intimidation during union elections
06/29/2011

Governor vetoed bill aimed at protecting farm workers from employer intimidation during union elections
 
United Farm Workers President Arturo S. Rodriguez issued the following statement after Gov. Jerry Brown’s decision to veto Bill 104
 
"What never changes in politics is power.  Governor Brown accepted the arguments made by the powerful agribusiness lobby and rejected the cause of powerless farm workers."