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Star-Tribune: "Campaign workers for two Minnesota DFL candidates join new national union"

The Hill: "Trump rolls the dice on 3 percent growth"

The 74: "Apprenticeships? Competency Based Programs? GOP-Led Overhaul of Higher Ed Looks to Push These Concepts Into Mainstream"

Star Tribune: "Twin Cities area joins Nashville as big metros with lowest unemployment rate"

Washington Post: "Ivanka Trump touts GOP with data borrowed from the Obama Administration"

    Also: Daily Herald

Politico: "What Peter Navarro Gets Right on Trade"

WCCO: "Business by Carlson with Dave Lee"

KCUR: "In States Like Missouri and Kansas That Didn't Expand Medicaid, Residents Carry Higher Medical Debt"

    Also MPR: "Medicaid Expansion Takes a Bite Out of Medical Debt" & Kaiser Health News & Medical News Net & BenefitsPro

Star-Tribune: "Target's wage hike not invoked for theatrics"

Fox 9 KSMP news: "Target to up hourly base pay to $15 by end of 2020"

Minnesota Daily: "Court decision might mean the end for University unionization, some say"

Grand Forks Herald: "Union membership appears to be stabilizing in North Dakota, Minnesota"

Star-Tribune: "States that expanded Medicaid saw drop in medical debt, U study finds"

    Also Minnesota Public Radio: "U Study: Medicaid expansion improved finances of lower income Americans"

Washington Post: "The whopping fine Carl's Jr. was ordered to pay for allegedly shortchanging workers"

    Also printed in: Chicago Tribune and Salt Lake Tribune

Construction Forum St. Louis: "Trump's Order on Apprenticeship Could Affect Our Future

Carlson School: "Aaron Sojourner appointed to U.S. President's Council of Economic Advisers"

Southwest Journal: "Advocates make case for $15 minimum wage in Minneapolis"

WCCO: Business by Carlson 

The Greene Room podcast with Hennepin County Commissioner Marion Greene: "Bankedness"

Southwest Journal: "On the Wage Theft Beat"

Minnesota Daily: "Faculty worry about unionization efforts"

Minnesota Public Radio: "Wage theft hits lowest-paid workers hardest"

Guardian (Sydney, Aus.): "Millions lost through wage theft"

Star-Tribune: "Minnesota child-care providers reject union"

APM Marketplace: "UAW-Fiat Chrysler negotiations"

Minnesota Daily: "Federal Government Proposing Changes to Overtime Pay"

Northwestern University Institute for Policy Research: "IPR-Led Multidisciplinary Education Training Expands"

KARE 11 news "President Lays Out Tax Cut Plan"

Wallethub "Should you donate time or money?"

Star-Tribune: "MSP airport workers seek $15-an-hour minimum wage"

Star-Tribune: "Wells Fargo missed mark after worker requested $10,000 raises for all"

Twin Cities Business: "Has Minnesota's Job Market Really 'Recovered'"

Minnpost: "Opponents of day-care unionization efforts triumphant after Supreme Court decision"

TPT Almanac at the Capitol show [time: 18:57-21:02] discussing evidence on impact of potential Minnesota minimum wage hike.

Minnpost: "Minimum wage deal with automatic pay hikes: the horse trading"

Minnpost: "Republicans claim near-total power to cancel minimum-wage raises"

MPR News story on potential Minnesota minimum wage hike. Also as Bemidji Pioneer and Prairie Business articles.

WCCO interview [time: 2:26-14:52] with John Williams on potential Minnesota minimum wage hike.

Pioneer-Press: article on St. Paul school bargaining strategy.

APM Marketplace: story on unionization vote by VW workers in Tennessee

Pioneer-Press: article on St. Paul Federation of Teachers consideration of strike

Wall Street Journal: article on public benefit use by fast-food workers

CBS Good Question by Jason DeRusha: Should We Force People to Save for Retirement?

Twin Cities Daily Planet: article on SEIU Local 26 strike and settlement

Grand Forks Inforum: "It hurts unions, but does it help states economies?"

Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal: "Biz leaders lukewarm on `right to work' bill"

Star News: "Senate committee narrowly advances RTW amendment"

ECM Hometown: "Sen, Thomas sees so-called RTW amendment advance"

Star-Tribune: "Delta's use of temps..."

MinnPost: "Kline wades into growing labor spat" 

Star-Tribune: "Child care union push stretches the definition"

Star-Tribune: "Franken, unions divided by cellphone merger"

Star-Tribune: " Beet harvest will test American Crystal Sugar's lockout strategy"

Star-Tribune: "American Crystal locks out 1,300 workers"

MPR News: "Union seeks to resume talks with American Crystal"

Star-Tribune: "Deal was a 'win for both sides"

MPR News: "Despite compromises, nurses say agreement sends a deep message"

CBS Minnesota news: "Are Nurses and Hospitals Talking Again"

KARE 11 news: "Minnestota nurses and hospitals resume talks... before strike date"

Star-Tribune: "Though outnumbered, some Twin Cities nurses resist call to strike"

MPR News: "Nurses, hospitals playing 'game of chicken' in contract talks"

MPR News: "Nurse contract talks to resume: a promising sign?" (6/22/2010)

Star-Tribune: "Twin Cities nurses strike vote set for Monday"

Star-Tribune: "Twin Cities hospitals tell nurses they'll talk with one condition"

MPR News: "Union preps nurses on long-term strike ahead of vote"

TPT Almanac: "Nursing strike" interview segment with Cathy Wurzer! (6/2010) 

Twin Cities Business: "Has Minnesota's Job Market Really Recovered" 6/20/14

USA Today article on how Minnesota minimum wage hike will affect higher-education community.

Minnpost article on Minnesota minimum wage hike and article on new indexing policy. 4/8/14