Twin Cities Janitors Rally Amid Contract NegotiationsA day before they return to the bargaining table, dozens of Twin Cities janitors are holding a rally to renew their call for higher wages.
Non-Union Janitors Strike In Mpls., Block Traffic Coming Into DowntownHundreds of non-union workers took to Minneapolis streets Thursday morning to protest for fair wages. They were joined by supporters from the community, asking corporations to do their part in ending the racial and economic disparities in Minnesota.
Local SEIU Reiterates Demands As Feb. 14 Strike Deadline ApproachesWith one more bargaining session planned before the strike deadline, Twin Cities janitors and SEIU Local 26 reiterated their demands outside of U.S. Bank Thursday.
Security Officers Union Reach Tentative Contract Agreement With $15 WageSecurity workers in the Twin Cities have finally reached a tentative agreement on a contract renewal late Wednesday night, and it includes one of their key demands.
Local SEIU Votes To Strike If Contract Isn’t Reached By Feb. 14Thousands of janitors and other service workers in the Twin Cities could soon walk off the job as contract negotiations continue with employers.
Critics Challenge Minnesota's New Home Care UnionA federal Appeals Court in St. Paul Wednesday heard arguments challenging a Minnesota law that helped create a union representing home care workers.
Twin Cities Service Workers March In Support Of Expanded BenefitsHundreds in the Twin Cities Service Employess International Union (SEIU) chapter marched on Central Avenue in northeast Minneapolis Saturday.
Minnesota Home Care Workers Getting A Pay HikeTens of thousands of home care workers in the state are getting a raise on Wednesday.
Allina Hospitals Establish $15 Min. Wage In Twin Cities HospitalsAround 3,000 hospital employees in the Twin Cities metro area approved a contract from Allina Healthcare establishing a minimum wage of $15 per hour.
Local Janitor/Security Union Gives Go-Ahead To StrikeThe SEIU Local 26 voted unanimously on Saturday afternoon to give their negotiators the power to strike. Thousands of workers who clean and protect building across the Twin Cities are ready to walk off the job.
Digital Debate: Teamster’s Hoffa & Amway Heir DeVos: Clash Over Unions!James P. Hoffa and Dick DeVos have vastly differing views of unions, which is why in this heated political climate battles are raging across America over unions in Indiana, Ohio, Illinois, Michigan, California and other states, the two took time to participate in CBS Local Digital Debate.
Workers At Eight Metro Hospitals Ratify New ContractOn Tuesday and Wednesday, the 3,500 members of the Service Employees International Union Healthcare Minnesota (SEIU HCMN) voted to ratify a new three-year contract with eight metro area hospitals.