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Pro-labor protesters in Wis. aim to keep the peace

A birthplace of the progressive movement is crackling with a fervor not seen in decades, as students from the famously liberal University of Wisconsin team up with... Read more »

Feb. 19, 2011

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State budget fights fire up union; Obama involved

Organized labor is trying to re-energize and take advantage of the growing backlash from the wave of anti-union sentiment in Wisconsin and more than a dozen other states. Read more »

Feb. 19, 2011

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Wis. rallies renew history of political activism

A birthplace of the progressive movement is crackling with a fervor not seen in decades. Read more »

Feb. 19, 2011

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House effort to restrict labor wage law fails

The House early Saturday turned back an effort to suspend a Depression-era law that requires federal contractors to pay locally prevailing wage rates. The vote came... Read more »

Feb. 19, 2011

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Wisconsin Democrats could stay away for weeks

Democrats on the run in Wisconsin avoided state troopers Friday and threatened to stay in hiding for weeks, potentially paralyzing the state government in a standoff... Read more »

Feb. 18, 2011

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Senator: Wisconsin Dems to stay away for days, weeks

Democrats who fled Wisconsin to block a vote on a sweeping anti-union bill could stay in hiding for days or even weeks. Read more »

Feb. 18, 2011

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