Farm Workers

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Senate Democrats are rejecting an effort to guarantee a minimum wage to farm workers.

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Later this month, lawmakers in Richmond will consider a bill meant to help farm workers.

Earlier this year, lawmakers passed an increase to the minimum wage in Virginia. But there's one group of low-wage workers who won’t see an increase.