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Idaho’s largest ag sector ‘disappointed’ by Crapo, Risch immigration votes

The Milk Producers of Idaho are lamenting that GOP Sens. Mike Crapo and Jim Risch were among the nay votes in Thursday’s 68-32 passage of a comprehensive immigration reform. “We are disappointed that Idaho’s two Senators chose to not join

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Producers in third-largest dairy state applaud Senate immigration reform bill

The Milk Producers of Idaho say reform will legitimize the efforts of hard-working employees necessary to sustain the $2.5 billion dairy industry, Idaho’s largest agriculture sector. On Wednesday, the bipartisan Senate “Gang of Eight” introduced an 844-page reform bill, the

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