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Labor Dept. Proposes Child Labor Regs Changes

WASHINGTON, (American Horse Council) – The Department of Labor (DOL) has proposed new child labor regulations applicable to agriculture. The DOL’sstated purpose for the rule making is “to improve the safety of minors under 18 working in both agricultural and…

Texas Ranchers Delighted as Emenent Domain Bill Becomes Law

AUSTIN, TEXAS, (TSWCRA) – Landowners chalked up a big win today at the Texas Capitol as Gov. Rick Perry ceremonially signed SB 18, the eminent domain bill, into law. Gov. Perry was joined by Joe Parker Jr., president of the Texas…