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December 2017

Speaking With Sanford

U.S. Rep. Mark Sanford, the former governor of South Carolina and current representative of the First District of South Carolina, recently visited the NGCOA to chat with CEO Jay Karen about a host of topics, including the H-2B program and restoring the returning worker exemption, the industry’s support of rescinding the U.S. Labor Department’s overtime rule, tax reform and disaster relief fairness.


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