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Farms Too Tough for the Kids

majer Wrote: Apr 27, 2012 10:56 AM
Are these new rules for farm kids are just a proposal or are they already in effect? Does anyone know? If they are just a proposal, I hope rural families will fight back and the Labor Department will back down.

"I do not believe there ever was any life more attractive to a vigorous young fellow than life on a cattle ranch in those days. It was a fine, healthy life, too; it taught a man self-reliance, hardihood, and the value of instant decision...I enjoyed the life to the full."

- Theodore Roosevelt

The plan to break down the American can-do spirit and replace it with the notion we can only achieve as a collective overseen by the government is focusing more and more on the youth of America. When I was growing up, I used to hate our visits to...