Farm Chores Debate - Colonial Beach, VA

Discuss the national Farm Chores debate in Colonial Beach, VA.

Should we regulate farm chores as child labor, or should it be up to the parents?

Colonial Beach wants to let parents decide.
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Old School

King George, VA

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Apr 27, 2012
 
Hard work teaches kids that nothing in life is free and anything worth having is worth working for
Real

Tappahannock, VA

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Apr 27, 2012
 
Old School wrote:
Hard work teaches kids that nothing in life is free and anything worth having is worth working for
Couldnt have said it better myself!
John G

Florissant, CO

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Apr 28, 2012
 
Just the fact that people have voted in favor of this, I find disturbing. Guess some people just like being regulated.
it depends

Waldorf, MD

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May 22, 2012
 
If it is the farm owners children, then let them work. If it is illegal immigrant children then yeah, it should be regulated.
John G

Arlington, VA

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May 22, 2012
 
it depends wrote:
If it is the farm owners children, then let them work. If it is illegal immigrant children then yeah, it should be regulated.
If you own the farm then YOU regulate your farm. No need for the Government telling YOU what you can and cannot do.
Disbelief

Richmond, VA

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Jun 5, 2012
 
John G wrote:
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If you own the farm then YOU regulate your farm. No need for the Government telling YOU what you can and cannot do.
Well there are child labor laws, so, yeah, the DOES have the right to regulate farmers. It's the law.

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