Negotiations Slow As St. Paul Teachers Approach Strike DateIt appears that the St. Paul Federation of Teachers and St. Paul Public Schools are not making much headway in negotiations.
St. Paul Educators Plan To Strike On March 10Teachers in St. Paul have notified the district they intend to strike on March 10.
'We Got To Stand Up': St. Louis Co. Snow Plow Drivers Strike Amidst Winter Weather AdvisoryAs the snow started to fall Wednesday morning in Minnesota’s largest county, some union plow drivers hit the picket lines.
Plow Drivers In St. Louis County Reject Contract Offer, Could Walk Off The Job Next WeekSnow is in the forecast for Duluth, and plow drivers in St. Louis County have rejected their latest contract offer.
With More Snow Heading Towards Duluth, St. Louis County Plow Drivers Prepared To StrikeThe need for plow drivers is crucial during Minnesota winters, but some St. Louis County drivers are ready to walk off the job.
Gov. Walker: VP Pence Interested In Wis. Union LawWisconsin Gov. Scott Walker says he spoke with Vice President Mike Pence about how the White House can implement pieces of the Republican governor's contentious policy that all-but eliminated public sector unions in the state.
Labor Union Officers Charged With Embezzlement, Theft Of Union FundsThe financial secretary of a Minnesota labor union has been charged with embezzlement and theft of labor union assets, U.S. Attorney Andrew Luger announced Monday.
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.
St. Paul Teachers Discuss Strike Amid Rising School ViolenceTeachers are fighting back after a violent start to the school year in St. Paul. Police say a 16-year-old boy attacked a teacher at St. Paul Central High School last week, putting him in the hospital with a brain injury.
Sandra Peterson, Former State Rep. & Union Leader, Dead At 79Former State Rep. Sandra Peterson, who helped guide the merger of Minnesota's two largest teachers' unions, has died. She was 79.
Courting Unions On Labor Day, Obama Pushes Paid Sick LeaveCourting unions on Labor Day, President Barack Obama denounced Republicans for a "constant attack on working Americans" and said he was using his executive power to force federal contractors to give paid sick leave to their employees.