"Will the Bush Administration's Overtime Proposals Mean A Pay Cut and Longer Hours for American Workers?"

December 11, 2003
192 Dirksen Senate Office Building

Hearing Transcript

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Opening Statement

Senator Byron Dorgan
Chairman, Senate Democratic Policy Committee

Senator Edward Kennedy

Senator Tom Harkin

Representative Ted Strickland

Representative John Tierney

Representative Linda Sanchez

Representative Raul Grijalva

Panel One

John Garrity, Newark, DE
Electronics Technician, Naval Surface Warfare Center, Philadelphia, PA
and Sales Associate, Home Depot (Part-time), Newark, DE

Cathy Stoddart, Mingo Junction, OH
Registered Nurse, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA

John Miller, Greensboro, MD
Annapolis Police Department, Annapolis, MD

Panel Two

Douglas Dority
President, United Food and Commercial Workers

Ross Eisenbrey
Vice President and Policy Director, Economic Policy Institute

Ellen Bravo
Executive Director, 9to5, National Association of Working Women

Additional Materials

Witness Biographies

James Leonard (Statement for the Record) former Associate Regional Solicitor, U.S. Department of Labor





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