Cervantes’ Family’s Company Gets Sued

The gubernatorial hopeful will represent the company.

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Zach C. Cohen
July 27, 2017, 11 a.m.

“A group of farmworkers is suing a company owned by the family of” state Sen. Joe Cervantes (D), “accusing the business of trying to manipulate a federal visa program and passing over American workers for foreign laborers. … Cervantes, a lawyer, is defending his family’s company. Cervantes, who this month entered the race for governor, says his family had nothing to do with a recruiter’s efforts to obtain temporary work permits for hired hands from Mexico.” (Santa Fe New Mexican)


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