Union Workers

Dayton Has Crucial Union Edge In Governor's RaceGov. Mark Dayton got a hero's welcome Monday from union workers at the Minnesota AFL-CIO Conference in St. Paul. Dayton, Minnesota's first Democratic governor in two decades, told convention delegates he delivered what he promised – jobs.
Federal Employees In Minnesota Await Word On Work StatusThe standoff on Capitol Hill has more than 18,000 federal employees in Minnesota wondering about their work status if there's a partial shutdown at midnight.
Crystal Sugar Union Workers To Vote For 5th TimeUnion workers in North Dakota, Minnesota and Iowa who have been locked out of their jobs for 20 months at American Crystal Sugar Co. are voting on the contract for the fifth time.
Minn. Orchestra Musicians Reject ContractMinnesota Orchestra musicians voted unanimously on Saturday to reject a management proposal to cut pay by 30 to 50 percent, in addition to over 200 changes to the existing contract.
ND High Court To Rule On Lockout Jobless Benefits North Dakota's Supreme Court will be deciding whether locked-out workers at American Crystal Sugar Co. should collect unemployment benefits.
Union Workers To Vote A 3rd Time On Crystal OfferLocked-out workers at American Crystal Sugar Co. factories in North Dakota, Minnesota and Iowa will vote on the company's contract offer a third time.
Union Workers Rally Outside Crystal HeadquartersLocked-out American Crystal Sugar factory workers have completed a 200-mile journey by foot and hay wagon in advance of an expected Friday meeting between union officials and company representatives.
Union Workers Protest 'Right To Work' AmendmentHundreds of union workers filled the State Capitol Tuesday afternoon to protest a constitutional amendment that could directly affect them.
Union Workers Reject Latest Crystal Sugar OfferLocked-out union workers at American Crystal Sugar Co. have rejected the latest contract offer from the company.
Labor Board Rejects Claim By Crystal Sugar WorkersThe National Labor Relations Board has rejected a complaint by American Crystal Sugar union workers that the company failed to negotiate in good faith.
Union Files Complaint Against American CrystalThe union at American Crystal Sugar Co. has filed a labor complaint accusing its employer of threatening workers with a lockout and failing to bargain in good faith on a new contract.
'March For The Middle Class' In St. PaulHundreds of Minnesotans marched from the St. Paul Cathedral to the State Capitol Monday in what they're calling, "We are One: March for the Middle Class."