Opinion

Treat farmworkers fairly when it comes to overtime

During the wildfires, while daytime skies were dark in Willamette Valley, farm workers showed up to work. In the heatwaves, farm workers endured hazardous conditions while literally dying from heat exposure. Throughout this pandemic, farm workers show up to ensure we have fresh food while fighting for access to basic protective equipment. I can empathize as someone who comes from a farm working family. But these farm . . .

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