Democrats have the power to raise the federal minimum wage for the first time in 11 years. The arguments in favor of doing so are overwhelming.
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Bittersweet Victory For Wonderstate Workers
Workers at Wonderstate Coffee in Milwaukee won their union election but management has decided to close their cafe indefinitely.
Wonderstate Coffee Workers Seek Support for Union Drive
Workers at Wonderstate Coffee are disappointed that the owners of the Viroqua-based company have not been supportive of their campaign to unionize.
Layoffs hit union workers in Holmen
Sixty-one workers at Northern Engraving will lose their jobs. Other job losses at a manufacturing company in Galesville have also been announced.
Class Notes: An Interview with LEA President John Havlicek
La Crosse teachers union president John Havlicek talks about COVID-19’s impact on public schools, systemic racism, and why now isn’t the time to cut education funding.