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Make a Difference
Earned sick and safe time
December 7, 2017
City Councilors' View: Uniquely Duluth policy needed to ensure earned sick, safe time
Minnesotans are a people proud of our strong work ethic — and rightly so. Work is a time-honored Midwestern value. Work is the traditional...
December 7, 2017 - 5:20pm
November 19, 2017
Duluth Federation of Teachers President's View: Guarantee sick days to benefit kids
I've been thinking about the Earned Sick and Safe Time Task Force and all its efforts to move this conversation forward in our community, our...
November 19, 2017 - 5:44pm
November 16, 2017
Our View: Heed front-line sick-safe advice
He's been through it, what we here in Duluth are going through and soon could be going through with regard to workplace mandates and how —...
November 16, 2017 - 5:47pm
November 14, 2017
Our View: Council can avoid pricey legal entanglements
A new city law requiring businesses in Duluth to provide paid sick days is likely a foregone conclusion. With commitments of support from enough...
November 14, 2017 - 6:58pm
November 11, 2017
City Council candidates' view: Implementing task force recommendations the Duluth thing to do
Our late, great U.S. Sen. Paul Wellstone said, "This is no time for timidity." Whether we're making a difference by voting for change or working...
November 11, 2017 - 4:17pm
A task force member's dissenting view: City budget woes don't mix with new sick, safe ordinance
For the first time, the city of Duluth's public-safety divisions were asked to cut their combined budgets. Specifically, police and fire departments...
November 11, 2017 - 4:04pm
November 8, 2017
Lawmakers' View: Duluthians deserve robust sick-and-safe-time policy
In short order, the Duluth City Council will have the opportunity to improve the lives of nearly half of all Duluth workers. Following the lead...
November 8, 2017 - 6:51pm
October 15, 2017
Business warm on sales tax vote, breathing fire over sick time
Many Duluth businesses are generally OK with the city’s proposed half-percent sales tax increase. As for the earned sick and safe time initiative?...
October 15, 2017 - 7:15pm
February 16, 2017
Reader's View: Allow crime victims paid time off
If earned sick and safe time is not already on your priority list of local issues, I implore you to add it now. As our City Council-appointed task force meets every other week to research what an earned sick and safe time policy would look like in Duluth, now is the time to speak...
February 16, 2017 - 12:14am