Tuesday, July 23, 2013

July 23 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.

Rail safety meeting brings MPs back to Ottawa
Federal government promises $60M to help rebuild Lac-Mégantic

Congressional panels back plan for CIA to ship weapons to Syrian opposition
Laundry workers picket for fair contract on St. Paul’s East Side
Striking Cretex workers appeal to Shakopee City Council for support
Trade forums set in Worthington and Willmar
We're Taxing the Rich... and So Can You
New Senate Deal Will Add to the Mountain of Student Debt
Judge: Detroit Bankruptcy Case Turns State Constitution to ‘Swiss Cheese’
80% of Low-Wage Workers Lack Even One Paid Sick Day a Year
The Secret Link Between Germany and the NSA
Safe and affordable daycare remains elusive
Controversial $1B mine proposal in B.C. goes to hearings
North Dakota abortion law blocked
Poll shows African Americans passionate about Martin case
Senate panel to examine NLRB replacement picks
Water services employee dead in accident in south KC
Kansas regulators considering new fracking rules
Prices Fuel Outrage in Brazil, Home of the $30 Cheese Pizza *
The 300 Billionth Burger *
: http://www.kansascity.com/#storylink=cpy

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