Overtime Pay for Farm Labor: Good for the Farm Workers, Manageable for the Farm Owners

Jan 21, 2022

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David Dyssegaard Kallick testified at a hearing of the farm board to show that paying overtime to people who work long hours makes as much sense for farm workers as it does for other workers. Watch a video of the testimony here. Kallick’s presentation is at 39 min 39 sec, Rebecca Dixon of the National Employment Law Project at 22 mins, Paul Sonn of NELP at 26 mins, Daniel Cost of the Economic Policy Institute at 33 mins, Lisa Zucker of the New York Civil Liberties Union at 57 mins, Emma Kreyche of the Worker Justice Center of Central New York at 1 hour 15 mins, and Richard Witt of the Rural and Migrant Ministries at 1 hour 20 mins.

To read Kallick’s testimony, click here.

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