July 31, 2014 in Uncategorized
ST. PAUL â A federal court Thursday said a vote to organize a union for some Minnesota home day care providers can be scheduled.
The 8th Circuit Court of Appeals dismissed of two lawsuits filed to block the drive. However, opponents of the union…continue reading on dglobe.com
June 23, 2014 in Uncategorized
VIRGINIA â Richard Eklund has been retired for 20 years, but he still drove over from Gilbert Monday morning to show his support for Iron Range Steelworkers still on the job.
Once a steelworker, always a steelworker, said Eklund, who retired in …continue reading on dglobe.com
June 9, 2014 in Uncategorized
ST. PAUL â Minnesotaâs state university faculty union sent a harsh critique of Chancellor Steven Rosenstoneâs performance to the MnSCU governing board as it gears up to evaluate him.
The union and Rosenstone have had a tense relationship. Si…continue reading on dglobe.com
June 1, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press
Leaders of the Minnesota Farmers Union (MFU) were pleased with many of the outcomes of the recently concluded legislative session. Continue Reading
May 29, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe
ST. PAUL Minnesota child care providers who want nothing to do with a union are taking a new law to federal court. Continue Reading
May 14, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press
Senate and House Republicans held a joint press conference today to discuss childcare provider and PCA unionization legislation (HF 950/SF 778). SF 778 is scheduled for a vote in the Minnesota Senate. Continue Reading
May 7, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press
On Monday, May 6, the Minnesota Senate Finance Committee heard the controversial bill (SF 778) that would have allowed home daycare providers/ personal care attendants to unionize. Continue Reading
April 20, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
GRAND FORKS Twenty months after locking out its 1,300 union workers, American Crystal Sugar is better positioned for the future with a new workforce, according to management. Continue Reading
March 11, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe
ST. PAUL Marilyn Geller loves taking care of young children. Continue Reading