Migrant Farmworkers Face Wildfires, COVID-19; Vote By Mail Trial

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Farmworkers, especially in the West, are facing double the risk this year, with the record-breaking wildfires and the pandemic. Monica Ramirez comes from a farmworker family and now leads an organization to help them. And, vote by mail challenges have popped up across the U.S. We check in on the state of mail-in-voting with Amber McReynolds, CEO of The National Vote At Home Institute. That and more, in hour one of Here & Now's Oct. 6, 2020, full broadcast. You can find more at — and follow us on TwitterInstagram or join the conversation on Facebook.

This program aired on October 6, 2020.


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