• Koch Foods hosting job fair after ICE raids leave them understaffed
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    Koch Foods hosting job fair after ICE raids leave them understaffed

    IT SEEMED THEY HAD A LITTLE SELLING PRESSURE HERE. WE WILL WATCH IT.>>>A JOBS FAIR IS BEING HELD TODAY AFTER I.C.E. RAIDS IN MISSISSIPPI WERE LEAVING A LOT OF THE PLANTS UNDERSTAFFED. RICK LEVENTHAL HAS MORE. HEY, RICK. REPORTER: HEY, NEIL. A STEADY STREAM OF PEOPLE SHOWING UP AT THE BUILDING BEHIND ME. WE ARE TOLD 150 APPLICANTS IN THE FIRST THREE HOURS OF THIS JOB FAIR WITH ABOUT 30 MINUTES LEFT TO GO. THEY HAVE NOT SAID HOW MANY PEOPLE THEY ARE LOOKING TO HIRE BUT THE FOLKS WE SPOKE WITH SAID THEY ARE DEFINITELY READY TO GO TO WORK. KOCH JUST ONE OF SEVERAL CHICKEN PROCESSING COMPANIES TO…