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GCGA Met with Senator Marco Rubio

Gulf citrus growers met with Senator Marco Rubio last Friday to discuss some of the key issues that our industry is facing today.  Those issues included the change to IRS Tax Code, Citrus Health Management Program and the H-2A Guest Worker Program.  Growers that attended this round table discussion were: Hugh English, Joe Hilliard II, Ron Mahan, Paul Meador, Bob Newsome, Wayne Simmons, Callie Walker and Jamie Williams. Others in attendance were: Calvin Arnold, Ron Hamel, Bernadette Rashford and many others from the media (Naples Daily News, NBC2 Fort Myers, NBC6 Miami, Wink and WGCU).