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Four Minneapolis police officers fired following the death of a black man; and a federal lawsuit claims New Yorkers with disabilities excluded from expanded absentee ballot plan.

2020Talks - May 27, 2020 


Republican governors in Georgia and Florida offer their states as alternatives to North Carolina, after President Trump expresses impatience about talks of a more limited Republican National Convention because of the pandemic.

Archive: February 7, 2007

Minnesota labor leaders say this week's settlement of a contract dispute involving 4,200 janitors could be a blueprint for workers statewide. The janitors, members of Service Employees International Local 26, are being offered expanded healthcare benefits and a 10 percent salary increase, to $13 an ...Read More

Calling it an "epidemic" in Nevada, activists are asking the state's faith-based community to do more to combat HIV/AIDS. It is National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, and in Nevada, African Americans account for about 1 in 5 persons living with HIV/AIDS. Demographically, it is an astonishing rate, g ...Read More

Today's labor laws no longer work for the middle class, according to union leaders in Oregon. They're applauding the "Employee Free Choice Act," a bill introduced in Congress yesterday that would make it easier for workers to form unions and bargain for better wages and benefits. Oregon lawmakers ...Read More

Today's frigid temperatures may make it tough to think about global warming in Wisconsin. However, as the number of global warming bills hits double digits in Congress, state experts say Wisconsin has a lot to lose if no action is taken, and a lot to gain by leading the fight. Steve Vavruss of th ...Read More

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