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Visit the Labor Pavilion at the Minnesota State Fair!

Heading to the great Minnesota get-together? Stop by the Labor Pavilion for live music and entertainment, interactive exhibits and several opportunities to take action in support of working Minnesotans. 848 more words


Paid Sick Leave and the Three Lenses of Policy Analysis

Some political debates have two equally valid sides.  More often than not, however, the evidence is significantly more one-sided than journalists and pundits suggest.  AB 1522… 959 more words


Protest Group: Give All Chicago Workers Paid Sick Days

(CBS) – Backers of a proposal to give all employees in Chicago paid sick days held a rally Thursday evening.

About two dozen worker rights advocates dropped off 25,000 signatures at Mayor Emanuel’s office at 4 p.m. 182 more words


Pelosi: Extend California's paid family leave to the nation

By House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi

By helping 1.6 million Californians balance family and work, our state has demonstrated the success of paid family leave – and now it is time for the rest of America to join us. 575 more words

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Working Families Summit: For Many Small Businesses Offering Paid Maternity Leave Is Out Of Reach

Julie Norris became a “proud single mother” in 2009, in a U.S. economic downturn that forced her to choose between having a home and keeping her 3-year-old business alive. 722 more words

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What family values mean to Americans

Family values. We hear that term a lot around election season, on the House and Senate floor and over the airwaves. But politicians should focus on what family members mean when they talk about family around the kitchen table. 762 more words

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