Jim Crow Era Loophole That Exploits Farmworkers Finally Ends in California — PushBlack

Throughout the country, farmworkers are required to be paid the minimum wage, however, they are not guaranteed overtime pay. While the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) was passed in 1938, the law only requires certain jobs to have overtime after eight hours of work. This loophole from the Jim Crow era excluded farmworkers, maids, and… via […]

Throughout the country, farmworkers are required to be paid the minimum wage, however, they are not guaranteed overtime pay. While the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) was passed in 1938, the law only requires certain jobs to have overtime after eight hours of work. This loophole from the Jim Crow era excluded farmworkers, maids, and…

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