AmericanHort releases position statement on ICE raid of Corso’s Flower and Garden Center

AmericanHort releases position statement on ICE raid of Corso’s Flower and Garden Center

The organization says elected officials need to act now to fix the U.S. immigration system.

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June 11, 2018
Press Release
Business

AmericanHort, the leading association for the horticulture industry, has just released a position statement regarding the recent Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) raid on Corso’s Flower and Garden Center in Ohio. This statement can be found at AmericanHort.org/Position 

“AmericanHort remains committed to helping our members deal with this challenge and we will continue to advocate for fixing this badly broken immigration system and work visa programs.” shared Craig Regelbrugge, Senior Vice President Industry Advocacy and Research for AmericanHort. 

“We strongly encourage members of AmericanHort to review our Immigration and Custom Enforcement (ICE) Audit and Enforcement Guidance Document available to all members in our online Knowledge Center.” said Ken Fisher, President and CEO of AmericanHort. This document provides an overview of recent history and a discussion on general immigration compliance advice to help businesses deal with ICE requests. “We can’t emphasize enough our commitment to helping our members with this challenge.