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Labor Day reflections
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As people in Kershaw County come back from the long weekend – hopefully a relaxing and fun-filled time for everyone – it behooves us all to give a nod to many who went before us. Whether or not labor unions have outlived their usefulness, as some say these days, is an argument for another time. The fact is, it wasn’t that long ago that such things as minimum wage, paid time off and even 40 hour work weeks even existed, and labor unions were a major force in those things coming into existence.