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French Founder Launches Second Company in U.S. for Better Opportunity

August 1, 2014

Stéphane Le Viet, who earned a Master’s in applied mathematics at Harvard University, started a U.S.-based company while still living in France that helps other companies advertise jobs on Facebook. After earning a hefty round of financing, he’ll be moving to the United States on an investor visa this fall. Stéphane Le Viet, a 32-year-old…

Iowa officials, Farm Bureau run ad urging congress to act on immigration

July 31, 2014

The nation’s largest farm group and Iowa officials were among those unveiling a nationwide ad Thursday calling on Congress to pass immigration reform – an effort that so far has been bogged down by partisan wrangling in Washington. The ad was released by the American Farm Bureau Federation and the Partnership for a New American…

Press Release: Partnership for a New American Economy and American Farm Bureau Federation Release New Immigration Reform Ad

July 31, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 31, 2014 CONTACT Ryan Williams, Partnership for a New American Economy, rwilliams@fp1strategies.com Will Rodger, American Farm Bureau Federation, willr@fb.org New Ad Featuring Texas Farmer Emphasizes Agriculture Industry’s Need for Immigration Reform, to air in D.C. Taxis and Airports; Movie Theaters, State Fairs and Rodeos Across the Country Watch the ad here….

Top business leaders, farm group urge Congress to act on immigration

July 31, 2014

What happens when American farmers don’t have enough workers to harvest crops? Bernie Thiel, who operates his family’s Sunburst Farms near Lubbock, Texas, says in a new ad urging passage of an immigration bill that he had to destroy 10 acres of squash last year because of a shortage of workers. “American families are demanding…

New Ad: Shredding Opportunity

July 31, 2014

Texas farmer Bernie Thiel has had to destroy acres of his own crops because he’s been unable to find the workers he needs to harvest. When this happens, Bernie is not the only one impacted – additional jobs are lost down the supply chain and American families are let down at their kitchen tables. Watch the…

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