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Jamaican seasonal workers suffering

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The decision by the United States Congress not to renew the seasonal work programme is being severely felt in some Jamaican communities.

Congress has capped the number of visas, which are snapped up early in the year by winter resorts in the US, meaning that many Jamaicans – over 1,000 who worked in Cape Cod alone – now have no work, which means…no means to support extended families.

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