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Assisting the Essential: Lawmakers and Medical Professionals Scramble to Help the Coachella Valley’s Farmworkers Deal With the Pandemic

As the Aug. 31 finish line for the California State Legislature approaches, Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia and his colleagues are working hard to pass a package of bills designed to bring relief to the state’s farmworker communities and workplaces—which are struggling to cope with the COVID-19 pandemic. “We are making bold efforts to put forward policy […]