July 2022

U.S. Labor Secretary Assures Black Delta Workers His Office Will Combat Racist Hiring Practices Used By White Farmers 

https://www.enterprise-journal.com/politics-state/us-labor-secretary-assures-black-delta-workers-his-office-will-combat-racist-hiring-62bf21fc7cc37#sthash.GvXc4zLY.ErMfUW3m.dpbs The Department of Labor head’s pledge to local workers comes after a Mississippi Today investigation uncovered a pattern of farm owners skirting federal regulations… Read More »U.S. Labor Secretary Assures Black Delta Workers His Office Will Combat Racist Hiring Practices Used By White Farmers 

Biden-Harris Administration announces $1 Billion in Community Wildfire Defense Grants from Bipartisan Infrastructure Law | USDA

https://www.usda.gov/media/press-releases/2022/07/26/biden-harris-administration-announces-1-billion-community-wildfire COEUR D’ALENE, Idaho, July 26, 2022 – Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today launched a new $1 billion Community Wildfire Defense Grant program. This new, five-year,… Read More »Biden-Harris Administration announces $1 Billion in Community Wildfire Defense Grants from Bipartisan Infrastructure Law | USDA