08/26/14 07:00 PM
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Thousands of in-home health care providers in Minnesota voted to create their own union, the state announced Tuesday after tallying the results. With the union now authorized, the Service Employees International Union, which organized the election, can negotiate with the...
By Sean Higgins | 08/26/14 05:30 PM
After winning only 13 percent of the vote, Minnesota granted exclusive bargaining rights for nearly 27,000 workers.
08/25/14 02:45 PM
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — A Minnesota-based cereal maker says it's opening a distribution center in Winston-Salem next month. The Winston-Salem Journal reports (http://bit.ly/XMAPV7) MOM Brands Inc., formerly known as Malt-O-Meal, will open the center at Union Cross Business Park on the city's...
By Zack Colman | 08/22/14 02:08 PM
The Environmental Protection Agency sent the Office of Management and Budget a long-awaited proposal for review that would set the federal target for blending biofuels into gasoline.
By Rebecca Berg | 08/22/14 12:25 PM
The former New York mayor, who has not been an outsized presence on the campaign trail this year, will co-host the fundraiser forÂ Al Franken's Republican challenger. Tickets are $2,600 per person.
By Sean Higgins | 08/18/14 06:42 PM
Child care provider Jennifer Parrish was preparing a meal one afternoon eight years ago for the six kids she was minding when a man she didn't know strode through the door. "He walked into my home without knocking and asked me to sign what he said was a petition asking for the state for health...
By Brian Bakst | 08/11/14 08:01 AM
When Rebecca Otto scored her first political win, few Democrats reveled in it more than Matt Entenza.
By Sean Higgins | 08/06/14 12:24 PM
State-licensed child care providers in Massachusetts will no longer be required to pay dues to the Service Employees International Union, the latest consequence of the Supreme Court's Harris v. Quinn decision.
By Becket Adams | 08/05/14 09:16 AM
Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin is furious that Jesse Ventura won his lawsuit against the estate of slain Navy SEAL Chris Kyle, responding almost immediately to the judge's ruling last week by accusing the former Minnesota governor of behaving like a fake "tough guy" and a "jackass."
By Associated Press | 07/20/14 01:59 PM
On its current trajectory, Minnesota's next two-year state budget will top the $40 billion mark. The Republicans seeking to defeat Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton say they would slam the brakes on spending if they're put in charge.
By Paul Bedard | 08/29/14
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