Thursday, March 10, 2011

Political Interludes : Child Labor & WI

The legislature is currently considering LD 516 to amend/repeal the state's child labor laws (statute here). Please take a minute to call your legislator if you have feelings about it!

And, there is major breaking news & protests in WI - worth watching, interesting foreshadowing for Maine (perhaps)!

You can read the twitter feed without signing up - just search for #wiunion

Washington Post overview
Mother Jones on the crank call 
Mother Jones on the bill

yesmagazine YES! Magazine  :  Why Every American Should Care About Wisconsin