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Marshall Independent
Minneapolis approves mandatory paid sick leave ordinance(AP) — Thousands of people who work in Minneapolis will gain eligibility for pa
Minneapolis approves mandatory paid sick leave ordinance
Marshall Independent / Posted yesterday
(AP) — Thousands of people who work in Minneapolis will gain eligibility for paid sick time starting next summer. The Minneapolis City Council voted unanimously Friday to require employers with six or more workers to provide paid time off.... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Minneapolis approves mandatory paid sick leave ordinance(AP) - Thousands of people who work in Minneapolis will gain eligibility for pa
Minneapolis approves mandatory paid sick leave ordinance
KTTC Rochester / Posted yesterday
(AP) - Thousands of people who work in Minneapolis will gain eligibility for paid sick time starting next summer. The Minneapolis City Council voted unanimously Friday to require employers with six or more workers to provide paid time off.... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Democrat Hedge Fund Investors Underwrite Political Networks to Privatize K-12 Public EducationMinnesota operation and Students for Education Reform (SFER, an astroturf offsh
Democrat Hedge Fund Investors Underwrite Political Networks to Privatize K-12 Public Education
Naked Capitalism / Posted 17 days ago
Minnesota operation and Students for Education Reform (SFER, an astroturf offshoot of DFER) were campaigning for former Minneapolis City Council member and charter booster Don Samuels. The reports showed that the 50CAN Action Fund had raised... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Minneapolis sick leave rule exempts some construction workersover whether a proposed ordinance unfairly leaves out a large chunk of the city
Minneapolis sick leave rule exempts some construction workers
Finance and Commerce / Posted 23 days ago
over whether a proposed ordinance unfairly leaves out a large chunk of the city’s workers. A framework presented to the Minneapolis City Council includes a handful of exemptions from the prospective rule, including construction workers who earn... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Thor Construction bets big on north Minneapolisseek some help for soil correction. Other than that, it’s a privately funded de
Thor Construction bets big on north Minneapolis
Finance and Commerce / Posted 24 days ago
seek some help for soil correction. Other than that, it’s a privately funded development, Norman said. Barbara Johnson, a Minneapolis City Council member who represents a district that includes the project area, said she’s pleased that Thor wants... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Minneapolis Somali-American and Muslim leaders speak out against racial profilingby security at the airport. Mohamud said he has heard of several such cases fro
Minneapolis Somali-American and Muslim leaders speak out against racial profiling
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 26 days ago
by security at the airport. Mohamud said he has heard of several such cases from members of his mosque. At the meeting, Minneapolis City Council Member Abdi Warsame said he would talk with city officials to find ways to protect Somali-Americans... Read more

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