In it, but not of it. TPM DC
Colbert will reportedly appear in character, following up on a segment that shows him spending "a day in August working at a corn and vegetable farm in New York state." The segment will air tonight.
The hearing is in support of the UFW's AgJOBS bill that gives illegal immigrants a pathway to citizenship by continuing to work on farms.
Here's UFW President Arturo Rodriguez on The Colbert Report in July:
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