Minnesota Nurses in contract talks with Allina Health were shut down from further negotiations when the employer rejected the nurses' proposals and demanded nurses pay more for their health insurance plans, the union said.
The Twin Cities Labor Chorus plans to get loud at the library during its annual summer concert Tuesday, billed as a “night of song, solidarity and rediscovering the power of raising our voices together.”
More than 3,000 delegates convened Monday at the Minneapolis Convention Center to celebrate 100 years of the American Federation of Teachers – and lay out a vision for the future of the 1.6-million-member union.
In an historic organizing victory, medical professionals – including medical doctors – at the Lake Superior Community Health Center in Duluth, Minn., and Superior, Wis., have ratified their first contract and are now members of Steelworkers Local 9460.
Henry Ford, founder of Ford Motor Company, vowed on many occasions that he would never allow a labor union. So how did the United Automobile Workers manage to organize the Ford Motor Company 75 years ago?