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Members of Minnesota Building Trades unions are celebrating their leadership role in creating good-paying construction jobs, while conscious of the political realities that could threaten that success.
A documentary about writer and activist Meridel LeSueur, titled “My People Are My Home,” is featured at the next Labor Movie Night Tuesday, Aug. 1, at 7 p.m. at the East Side Freedom Library, 1105 Greenbrier Street, St. Paul.
By Mark Gruenberg, Press Associates Union News Service
Unions, activists and advocates for better U.S. health care vowed to keep the pressure on Congress after two more Senate Republicans’ defections killed the latest GOP plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act.