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The advent of Donald Trump’s administration won’t slow down efforts to organize or to keep corporations accountable, progressive groups vowed Friday. Striking Home Depot workers and their allies pledged a “new resistance” that would ramp up efforts to raise wages and improve their lives.
The general counsel for the National Labor Relations Board has determined that unfair labor practice charges filed against Mayo Clinic have merit, supporting maintenance workers at the Albert Lea Medical Center who have been seeking a contract for more than 18 months.
Finding a family-supporting job in central Minnesota is made more difficult by the fact that nearly half of the openings are part-time, according to new data from the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development.