Kentucky Equine

10:53pm

Wed July 9, 2014
The Commonwealth

Kentucky Equine and Higher Ed Advocates Support Immigration Reform

Credit immigration-lawyers.usattorneys.com

A long time leader of an equine association says Kentucky Thoroughbred breeders could benefit from an extension in immigrant guest worker visas.  David Switzer, Director of the Kentucky Thoroughbred Association, participated in the "Day of Action for Immigration Reform" Wednesday.   Switzer says his group would like to see a new type of visa that would lengthen seasonal time for the workers to three years.  “Then they can return home, spend a year back and home and then possible qualify to come back for another three years," said Switzer.

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