Sen. Robert F. Kennedy meets Cesar Chavez on March 14, 1966, in Delano and pledges his support to the United Farm Workers Organizing Committee and its strike against grape growers who refused to recognize the union. Kennedy was joined by two other members of the Senate Subcommittee on Migrant Labor in visits to labor camps in Linnell (Tulare County) and Delano – New Jersey Democrat Harrison Williams, the committee chairman, and California Republican George Murphy.
Sen. Robert F. Kennedy meets Cesar Chavez on March 14, 1966, in Delano and pledges his support to the United Farm Workers Organizing Committee and its strike against grape growers who refused to recognize the union. Kennedy was joined by two other members of the Senate Subcommittee on Migrant Labor in visits to labor camps in Linnell (Tulare County) and Delano – New Jersey Democrat Harrison Williams, the committee chairman, and California Republican George Murphy. Fresno Bee file
Sen. Robert F. Kennedy meets Cesar Chavez on March 14, 1966, in Delano and pledges his support to the United Farm Workers Organizing Committee and its strike against grape growers who refused to recognize the union. Kennedy was joined by two other members of the Senate Subcommittee on Migrant Labor in visits to labor camps in Linnell (Tulare County) and Delano – New Jersey Democrat Harrison Williams, the committee chairman, and California Republican George Murphy. Fresno Bee file

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