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General Membership Meeting
Mar. 12, 2017,
at 10 a.m. at the Union Hall.
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Today in Labor History
Feb. 24, 1908 U.S. Supreme Court upholds Oregon state restrictions on the working hours of women, justified as necessary to protect their health. A laundry owner was fined $10 for making a female employee work more than 10 hours in a single day.
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