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Waterloo, Iowa; Crime and Homelessness Increase,” 60 Minutes, CBS News transcripts, March 9, 1997; “IBP’s Hiring Reflects Evolution of
Meatpacking Industry,” Quad-City Times, June 30, 1997; Marc Cooper, “The Heartland’s Raw Deal: How Meatpacking Is Creating a New
Immigrant Underclass,” Nation, February 3, 1997; and George Rodrigue, “Packing Them In: Meat Processing Firm’s Hiring of Ex-Welfare
Recipients Questioned,” Dallas Morning News, September 25, 1997.
a labor office in Mexico City: See Laurie Cohen, “Free Ride: With Help from INS, U.S. Meatpacker Taps Mexican Work Force,” Wall Street
Journal, October 15, 1998.
one-quarter of all meatpacking workers in Iowa: Cited in “Changes in Nebraska’s and Iowa’s Counties with Large Meatpacking Plant
Workforces,” GAO Reports, p. 15.
Spokesmen for IBP and the ConAgra Beef Company: Fox interview; interview with Gary Mickelson, IBP Public Affairs Department.
“If they’ve got a pulse”: Quoted in Rick Ruggles, “INS: Undocumented Workers Face New Meat-Plant Tactics,” Omaha World-Herald,
September 11, 1998.
In September of 1994, GFI America: See Joe Rigert and Richard Meryhew, “Food...
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