|Local 66: Arrowhead Region|
Minnesota’s quality of life and economic vitality depend on a transportation system with safe roads and bridges, and easy access to public transit. To learn about our campaign to make sure the Legislature addresses the state’s urgent transportation needs in 2014, join the Move MN regional meeting near you. Read more >>>
Community nutrition educators help low-income families make healthy food choices on limited budgets. They work with food banks, schools, and senior centers in all 87 counties. But the University of Minnesota is cutting 92 CNEs in Local 3937. We need to save their jobs and mission. Here's where to start. Read more >>>
The Real People Behind the Capitol
History names the governors, legislators, and other elected officials who served in the Minnesota State Capitol. It does not name the hundreds of workers who literally raised the building out of dirt. Until now. New research led by the Labor Education Service at the University of Minnesota tells the story of those workers – who quarried stone, worked the railroads, and built Cass Gilbert’s vision. A 47-minute film, “Who Built Our Capitol?”, and a related website bring to light the stories of more than 600 workers, their descendants, and modern-day workers renovating the century-old building.
We not only want you, we need you! We are looking for more work site stewards. We are the union and we need your support to organize and protect our rights.
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