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Aug 24, 2020

Thousands of refugees and immigrants working for meatpacking plants in the Panhandle were repeatedly exposed to coronavirus after the plants were deemed essential. Immigration reporter Silvia Foster-Frau explains the impact of the order by President Trump for the plants to remain open: 

‘Everybody is getting sick’ — meatpacking workers in the Panhandle repeatedly exposed to the coronavirus