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Today in Bakersfield, Salinas & Fresno Local DACA recipients, community members respond to Trump’s ‘heartless and immoral’ action rescinding DACA Responding today to President Trump’s “heartless and immoral” announcement of him rescinding Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) will be local DACA recipients, UFW Foundation, community members and their allies...

United Farm Workers President Arturo S. Rodriguez issued the following statement from the union’s Keene, Calif. headquarters after President Trump rescinded Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA).   President Trump has left 800,000 lives in limbo by rescinding Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). We condemn this appalling and counterproductive...

Earlier today, California officials at the California Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR) and Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment announced steps to address the threat of the neurotoxic pesticide chlorpyrifos. Mark Weller, Co-director of Californians for Pesticide Reform, and Erik Nicholson, Vice-President of United Farm Workers,...