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Global Nurses United News Round-Up

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Wed, 2016-10-19

October 14, 2016

 

Argentina

http://www.laizquierdadiario.com/Hospital-Balestrini-Maltrato-y-persecucion-laboral

Titular: Hospital Balestrini: Maltrato y persecución laboral

Headline: Balestrini Hospital: Abuse and labor persecution

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Australia

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-10-11/doctors-and-nurses-reach-pay-deals-with-wa-government/7923790

Headline: Doctors, nurses strike pay deals for 1.5 per cent increases with WA Government

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Australia

http://www.brisbanetimes.com.au/queensland/queensland-health-job-losses-in-cairns-townsville-predicted-for-coming-year-union-20161012-gs0f61.html

Headline: Queensland health job losses in Cairns, Townsville predicted for coming year: union

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Australia

http://www.northernstar.com.au/news/nurses-strike-not-ruled-out-for-future/3099817/

Headline: Nurses strike not ruled out for future

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Canada

http://www.tvanouvelles.ca/2016/10/07/de-moins-en-moins-dinfirmieres-a-temps-complet-a-rimouski

Titre: De moins en moins d'infirmières à temps complet à Rimouski

Headline: Fewer and fewer full-time nurses in Rimouski

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Canada

http://www.edmontonjournal.com/business/cnw/release.html?rkey=20161012C1645&filter=5599

Headline: Elgin St. Thomas Public Health Nurses Heading to Conciliation: Nurses seeking new collective agreement

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Costa Rica

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https://www.facebook.com/anpe.costarica/videos/611429369018382/#

Titular: Bussco rechaza proyectos de ley de empleo público en Costa Rica

Headline: Bussco rejects public employment law plans in Costa Rica

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France

http://www.infirmiers.com/votre-carriere/ide-liberale/vaccination-infirmiers-liberaux.html

Titre: Vaccination : pour que les infirmiers soient entendus

Headline: Vaccination: so that nurses are heard

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Ireland

http://www.irishexaminer.com/breakingnews/ireland/inmo-457m-increase-not-enough-to-revive-health-service-758896.html

Headline: INMO: €457m increase not enough to revive health service

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Ireland

http://www.thejournal.ie/irish-nurses-day-at-work-3013203-Oct2016/

Headline: 'We aren't nurses anymore: we are slaves' - Irish nurses explain why they've had enough

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Ireland

http://www.elconfidencial.com/alma-corazon-vida/2016-10-08/carta-viral-enfermera-hospitales_1271271/

Titular: La carta de una enfermera que revela qué pasa en los hospitals

Headline: A nurse's letter reveals what happens in hospitals

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Ireland

http://www.irishtimes.com/news/health/nurses-feel-abused-by-state-and-will-ballot-for-industrial-action-1.2819368

Headline: Nurses feel ‘abused’ by State and will ballot for industrial action

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Ireland

http://www.rte.ie/news/2016/1006/821953-inmo-ballot-doran/

Headline: INMO to ballot on industrial action if 'demands not met'

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Ireland

http://www.breakingnews.ie/ireland/inmo-to-ballot-nurses-over-unsafe-conditions-and-inadequate-staffing-758128.html

Headline: INMO to ballot nurses over 'unsafe' conditions and 'inadequate staffing'

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Ireland

http://www.irishexaminer.com/ireland/inmo-signals-work-to-rule-if-pay-and-staff-demands-unmet-424617.html

Headline: INMO signals work-to-rule if pay and staff demands unmet

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Ireland

http://www.eveningecho.ie/cork-news/inmo-calls-action-pay-staffing-levels/2542167/

Headline: INMO calls for action on pay, staffing levels

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Ireland

http://www.newstalk.com/reader/47.301/83808/0/

Headline: Over 400 patients waiting on hospital beds

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Ireland

http://www.carlow-nationalist.ie/2016/10/05/numbers-waiting-for-hospital-beds-stay-above-400/

Headline: Numbers waiting for hospital bed stay above 400

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Ireland

http://www.limerickleader.ie/news/home/218888/my-husband-was-on-a-trolley-for-52-hours-at-limerick-hospital.html

Headline: 'My husband was on a trolley for 52 hours' at Limerick hospital

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Ireland

http://galwaybayfm.ie/university-hospital-galway-longest-waiting-lists-nationwide-significant-margin/

Headline: University Hospital Galway has longest waiting lists nationwide by significant margin

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Ireland

http://www.irishexaminer.com/ireland/inmo-signals-work-to-rule-if-pay-and-staff-demands-unmet-424617.html

Headline: INMO signals work-to-rule if pay and staff demands unmet

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Ireland

http://www.independent.ie/irish-news/health/hospitals-facing-chaotic-winter-as-nurses-near-strike-35111308.html

Headline: Hospitals facing chaotic winter as nurses near strike

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Ireland

http://www.independent.ie/opinion/editorial/annihilated-nurses-are-out-on-their-feet-35111137.html

Headline: 'Annihilated' nurses are out on their feet

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Ireland

http://www.eveningecho.ie/cork-news/inmo-calls-action-pay-staffing-levels/2542167/

Headline: INMO calls for action on pay, staffing levels

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Ireland

http://www.irishexaminer.com/ireland/simon-harris-chaotic-emergency-department-had-impact-on-me-424780.html

Headline: Simon Harris: Chaotic Emergency Department had impact on me

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Ireland

http://www.thejournal.ie/hse-spent-nearly-200-million-3015114-Oct2016/

Headline: The HSE spent nearly €200 million on agency staff in seven months

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Ireland

http://www.todayfm.com/HSE-pay-200-million-euro-for-agency-staff-in-7-months

Headline: HSE pay 200 million euro for agency staff in 7 months

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Ireland

http://www.irishtimes.com/news/ireland/irish-news/psychiatric-nurses-union-pushes-for-pay-restoration-1.2824498

Headline: Psychiatric nurses union pushes for pay restoration

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Kenya

https://citizentv.co.ke/news/meru-county-to-hire-more-nurses-munya-144627/

Headline: Meru County to hire more nurses

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Kenya

http://www.standardmedia.co.ke/health/article/2000218964/nurses-protest-arrest-of-two-colleagues-over-patient-s-death

Headline: Nurses protest arrest of two colleagues over patient’s death

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Kenya

http://www.nation.co.ke/counties/meru/Youth-pelt-striking-Meru-nurses/1183302-3412244-9g5relz/

Headline: Youth pelt striking Meru health workers with stones

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Kenya

http://www.nation.co.ke/counties/meru/Striking-Meru-nurses-security/1183302-3414906-qopfusz/

Headline: Striking Meru health workers call for enhanced security after stoning incident

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Kenya

http://www.mediamaxnetwork.co.ke/videos/english/262449/medical-services-busia-county-paralysed-following-nurses-strike/

Headline: Medical services in Busia County paralysed following nurses strike

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Kenya

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/2016/10/13/busia-nurses-on-strike-over-promotion-pay_c1436645

Headline: Busia nurses on strike over promotion, pay

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Paraguay

http://www.lanacion.com.py/2016/10/07/enfermeros-se-movilizaran-parlamento-nacional/

Titular: Enfermeras se movilizan hasta el Parlamento Nacional

Headline: Nurses mobilize outside National Parliament

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Paraguay

http://www.hoy.com.py/nacionales/enfermeras-siguen-marcha-por-sus-derechos

Titular: Enfermeras siguen marcha por sus derechos

Headline: Nurses continue to fight for their rights

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Paraguay

http://www.ultimahora.com/enfermeros-vuelven-movilizarse-repudio-el-fallo-la-corte-n1029826.html

Titular: Enfermeros vuelven a movilizarse en repudio por el fallo de la Corte

Headline: Nurses return to mobilize in repudiation of the judgment of the Court

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Paraguay

http://www.ultimahora.com/enfermeras-analizan-ir-un-paro-general-n1030017.html

Titular: Enfermeras analizan ir a un paro general

Headline: Nurses analyze to go on a general strike

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Philippines

http://www.businessmirror.com.ph/health-workers-ask-alvarez-restore-p1-5-billion-slashed-from-public-hospitals/

Headline: Health workers ask Alvarez: Restore P1.5 billion slashed from public hospitals

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Philippines

http://bulatlat.com/main/2016/10/08/dutertes-1st-100-days-no-change-health-sector/

Headline: Duterte’s #First100 days | ‘No change for health sector’

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Philippines

http://opinion.inquirer.net/97964/low-budget-neglect-cripple-poc

Headline: Low budget, neglect cripple POC

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Portugal

http://www.tvi24.iol.pt/sociedade/protesto/dezenas-de-enfermeiros-em-prostesto-frente-ao-ministerio-da-saude

Manchete: Dezenas de enfermeiros em prostesto frente ao Ministério da Saúde

Headline: Dozens of nurses protest in front of the Ministry of Health

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Portugal

http://www.radioportalegre.pt/index.php/8-radio/6270-sindicato-dos-enfermeiros-diz-que-carencia-destes-profissionais-de-saude-em-portalegre-e-um-caso-de-pasmar.html

Manchete: Sindicato dos Enfermeiros diz que carência destes profissionais de saúde em Portalegre "é um caso de pasmar"

Headline: Nurses’ Union says that the lack of health professionals in Portalegre “an unprecedented situation”

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Portugal

http://www.dn.pt/sociedade/interior/adesao-a-greve-dos-enfermeiros-entre-os-72-e-os-75-nos-hospitais-do-sns-5439803.html

Manchete: Adesão à greve dos enfermeiros entre os 72% e os 75% nos hospitais do SNS

Headline: Accession to the strike by nurses between 72% and 75% in NHS hospitals

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Spain

http://www.redaccionmedica.com/secciones/enfermeria/satse-envia-una-carta-a-rajoy-para-que-acabe-con-la-discriminacion-interina-5051

Titular: SATSE reclama al presidente del Gobierno español que acabe con la discriminación de los profesionales enfermeros

Headline: SATSE urges the Spanish prime minister to end discrimination of professional nurses

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Spain

http://www.huelvainformacion.es/article/huelva/2383521/hospital/mantiene/camas/cerradas/para/evitar/contrataciones/personal.html

Titular: El Sindicato de Enfermería denuncia el mantenimiento de camas cerradas en verano en el Hospital de Huelva (Andalucía)

Headline: Nurses’ Union denounces the continued closure of beds in summer in Hospital de Huelva (Andalucía)

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Spain

http://www.diariodeleon.es/noticias/leon/satse-pide-enfermeras-renuncien-unidades-gestion-clinica_1104817.html

Titular: SATSE rechaza que las enfermeras formen parte de las unidades de gestión clínica en los hospitales de Castilla y León

Headline: SATSE denounces that nurses work in the clinical management units in hospitals of Castilla and Leon

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Spain

http://www.eldiario.es/clm/sindicatos-SESCAM-Mesa-Sectorial-contratacion_0_566593809.html

Titular: Enfermería critica que el Gobierno de Castilla-La Mancha suspenda temporalmente la contratación de personal

Headline: Nurses criticize the Government of Castilla-La Mancha for temporarily suspending recruitment

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Spain

http://eldia.es/canarias/2016-09-28/2-Sindicatos-creen-Sanidad-ha-sido-objeto-juego-politico.htm

Titular: SATSE se opondrá a nuevos recortes en la sanidad de las Islas Canarias

Headline: SATSE oppose further cuts in the health of the Canary Islands

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Spain

http://cadenaser.com/emisora/2016/10/08/radio_ourense/1475926132_425128.html

Titular: SATSE advierte sobre un posible colapso sanitario en la campaña de vacunación

Headline: SATSE warns of a possible health collapse in the vaccination campaign

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Spain

http://www.diariodicen.es/201610/el-rd-de-prescripcion-enfermera-podria-poner-en-riesgo-la-vacuna-contra-la-gripe/

Titular: El RD de prescripción enfermera podría poner en riesgo la vacuna contra la gripe

Headline: The RD of nurse prescribing could jeopardize the flu vaccine

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Spain

http://www.elmundodecordoba.com/index.php/regional/regional-conten-der/14500-toma-hospital-otro-sindicato

Titular: Toma hospital otro sindicato

Headline: Nurses demonstrate outside of hospital

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Spain

http://www.eldiadecordoba.es/article/cordoba/2384724/satse/denuncia/la/falta/diligencia/hospital/ante/caso/probado/acoso/laboral.html

Titular: Satse denuncia la falta de diligencia del hospital a ante un "caso probado" de acoso laboral

Headline: Satse denounces the lack of care from the hospital to a "proven case" of mobbing

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United States

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2016/oct/11/striking-minnesota-nurses-have-tentative-agreement/

Headline: Striking Minnesota nurses reach tentative agreement

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United States

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/post-politics/wp/2016/10/12/sanders-absolves-clinton-on-hacked-emails-but-other-voices-on-the-left-are-angry/

Headline: Sanders absolves Clinton on hacked emails but other voices on the left are angry

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United States

http://www.sacbee.com/opinion/op-ed/soapbox/article107562117.html

Headline:  Proposition 61 will help reduce outrageous prescription drug prices

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United States

http://cartamaior.com.br/?/Editoria/Internacional/A-politica-progressista-pos-Bernie-Sanders/6/36978

Manchete: A política progressista pós-Bernie Sanders

Headline: The post-Bernie Sanders progressive politics

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United States

http://www.sacbee.com/news/politics-government/capitol-alert/article107612582.html

Headline: He’s back…Bernie Sanders to rally in L.A., S.F. for drug measure

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United States

http://patch.com/minnesota/stlouispark/after-17-hours-minnesota-nurses-association-allina-health-reach-tentative

Headline: After 17 Hours, Minnesota Nurses Association and Allina Health Reach Tentative Agreement

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United States

http://tcbmag.com/News/Recent-News/2016/October/Nurses-Union-Gives-Unanimous-Endorsement-Of-New-Al

Headline: Nurses Union Gives ‘Unanimous Endorsement’ Of New Allina Deal, Likely Ending Strike

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United States

http://www.seattletimes.com/business/striking-minnesota-nurses-reach-tentative-agreement/

Headline: Striking Minnesota nurses reach tentative agreement

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United States

http://www.startribune.com/allina-striking-nurses-reach-tentative-deal/396627751/

Headline: Allina strike ends, nurses' decision awaits

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United States

http://www.startribune.com/dayton-meets-with-allina-striking-nurses/396535871/

Headline: Allina, striking nurses reach tentative deal

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United States

https://www.wday.com/news/minnesota/4133865-after-17-hour-negotiating-session-nurses-allina-health-reach-tentative

Headline: After 17 Hour Negotiating Session, Nurses & Allina Health Reach Tentative Agreement

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United States

http://www.twincities.com/2016/10/11/allina-nurses-union-agree-on-contract/

Headline: Allina, nurse negotiators agree on contract, union votes Thursday

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United States

http://www.wctrib.com/news/state/4134968-allina-and-nurses-reach-deal-halt-strike

Headline: Allina and nurses reach deal to halt strike

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United States

http://www.bizjournals.com/twincities/news/2016/10/11/allina-nurses-reach-tenative-deal-after-marathon.html

Headline: Allina, nurses reach tentative deal after marathon talks

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United States

http://www.mprnews.org/story/2016/10/11/allina-striking-nurses-tentative-deal

Headline: Striking nurses, Allina reach tentative deal

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United States

http://www.kare11.com/money/business/nurses-allina-reach-tentative-agreement/333657249

Headline: Nurses, Allina reach tentative agreement

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United States

http://www.inforum.com/news/minnesota/4133933-17-hour-contract-talks-yields-agreement-between-allina-striking-nurses

Headline: 17-hour contract talks yields agreement between Allina, striking nurses

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United States

http://kstp.com/news/nurses-clothesline-scrubs-unity-allina-mercy-strike/4285269/

Headline: Nurses Use Scrubs to Represent Those Who Have Quit During Allina Strike

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United States

http://www.workdayminnesota.org/articles/governor-seeks-meeting-resolve-strike-allina-health-nurses

Headline: Governor seeks meeting to resolve strike by Allina Health nurses

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United States

https://www.twincities.com/2016/10/09/dayton-invites-allina-nurses-to-governors-mansion/

Headline: Dayton invites Allina, nurses to his house to negotiate

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United States

http://www.kare11.com/news/health/allina-nurses-to-negotiate-at-daytons-residence/332520940

Headline: Allina, nurses to negotiate at Dayton's residence

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United States

http://www.startribune.com/allina-nurse-s-union-to-meet-monday-with-dayton-at-governor-s-mansion/396483951/

Headline: Allina, nurses' union to meet Monday with Dayton

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United States

http://kstp.com/news/allina-health-nurses-union-negotiations-strike-governor-mark-dayton/4286215/

Headline: Dayton Meets with Negotiators for Allina Health and Nurses' Union

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United States

http://www.beckershospitalreview.com/human-capital-and-risk/contract-talks-appear-halted-as-allina-nurse-strike-approaches-record.html

Headline: Contract talks appear halted as Allina nurse strike approaches record

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United States

https://calcoastnews.com/2016/10/fifty-three-nurses-files-claims-twin-cities-hospital/

Headline: Fifty-three nurses files claims against Twin Cities hospital

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United States

http://www.sanluisobispo.com/news/local/article106824917.html

Headline: 53 nurses allege labor violations at Twin Cities Community Hospital

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United States

http://kcbx.org/post/dozens-nurses-claim-workplace-violations-twin-cities-community-hospital-templeton

Headline: Dozens of nurses claim workplace violations at Twin Cities Community Hospital in Templeton

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United States

http://www.newtimesslo.com/news/14438/twin-cities-hospital-nurses-file-labor-complaints/

Headline: Twin Cities Hospital nurses file labor complaints

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United States

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2016/oct/8/big-pharma-spending-big-dollars-to-defeat-californ/

Headline: Big pharma spending big dollars to defeat California measure

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United States

http://www.thebusinessjournal.com/news/healthcare/24248-how-to-get-a-handle-on-rising-prescription-drug-prices

Headline: How to get a handle on rising prescription drug prices

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United States

http://www.danapointtimes.com/quite-propositions-california-voters-will-choose-sides-variety-statewide-initiatives/

Headline: Quite the propositions: California voters will choose sides on a variety of statewide initiatives

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United States

http://www.singtaousa.com/921281/post-%E6%A1%91%E5%BE%B7%E6%96%AF%E5%B0%87%E8%BF%94%E5%8A%A0%E5%B7%9E%E7%82%BA61%E8%99%9F%E6%8F%90%E6%A1%88%E6%8B%89%E7%A5%A8/?variant=zh-hk&fs=16

桑德斯將返加州 為61號提案拉票

Headline: Sanders will return to California for Proposal 61 canvassing

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