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Minnesota: Thousands of Nurses Continue Strike into Second Month

HeadlineOct 05, 2016

And in Minnesota, thousands of nurses have voted to remain on strike into a second month, as they demand a contract that includes safe staffing ratios in the hospitals, improved security in emergency rooms and the right to retain their union-backed health insurance plans. More than 4,000 nurses are currently participating in the strike, which began on September 5, exactly one month ago.

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