Friday, March 29, 2013

March 29 News Update

Each Monday-Friday, by 9AM Central, we’ll post links to news stories and analytical articles of interest to working people. Sometimes they will be accompanied by editorial commentary. Stories from the New York Times will be followed with a *. The Times pay wall policy allows free access to only about ten articles a month.

Cambodian Workers Camp Out, Hunger Strike Against Walmart and H&M - See more at:
Labor Union Members Rally At The Mo. Capitol
College student loan interest rates set to double
Momentive Workers Hope Third Time's the Charm
30,000 Gallons of Oil Spill in Minn. Derailment
Broadcast Employees Reach Tentative Agreement with ABC
Teachers' unions meet in angry mood
Tube strike called off after talks
Undocumented workers' grim reality
UK's CO2 emissions up 4.5% in 2012
Study: Iraq, Afghan war costs to top $4 trillion
Talk of Medicare Changes Could Open Way to Budget Pact *
Health Care Law Will Raise Some Premiums, Study Says *
Deal Reached to Force Paid Sick Leave in New York City *
Median Household Income Down 7.3% Since Start of Recession *

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