Big Changes Could Be Coming For Paid Family, Sick Leave In MinnesotaMinnesota legislative leaders say there could be a major change when it comes to paid family and sick leave policies. That message comes as Republican Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka says he would like to see relief for families burdened by high child-care costs.
Senate Lawmakers Consider Uniform Labor Laws BillSenate lawmakers in St. Paul are preparing to vote on legislation that would take away the power from cities to set minimum wage or sick leave policies.
St. Paul To Form Task Force Focused On Sick TimeAs the city of Minneapolis tries to come up with sick-leave rules, the city of St. Paul has announced that it is forming a task force on the issue.
MDH: Lack of Paid Sick Leave Leads To Spread Of DiseaseThe lack of paid sick leave in Minnesota workplaces has contributed to contagious disease outbreaks and added to employers' health care expenses, according to a report issued earlier this month from the state's Department of Health.