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After union push, Hennepin County gives employees child care leave during pandemic

Until the county's declared emergency ends, employees can now take 160 hours of two-thirds paid leave. The county also created opportunities for negative leave to be forgiven.

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With federal relief expiring, Hennepin Co. workers push for expanded leave policy

AFSCME is pushing for the County Board to include funding for caregiving leave in its 2021 budget

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Public worker union leader resigns amid investigation

AFSCME Council 5 thanked John Westmoreland for his service.