Saint Paul, MN — Today, LIUNA Minnesota and North Dakota expressed disappointment over the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency’s decision to order a second set of contested case hearings for the Line 3 Replacement Project before issuing a Section 401 water quality certification.
Local 563 (North Dakota)
Saint Paul, MN — Today, the legislative session came to a conclusion with neither the House nor Senate achieving a three-fifths majority vote to approve bonding proposals. LIUNA Minnesota and North Dakota, Minnesota’s infrastructure union, released the following statement.
The H-2B guest worker visa program was authorized by Congress in 1986 to help U.S. employers meet seasonal demand for non-agricultural labor. Under the program, employers apply to hire foreign guest workers on a temporary basis to fill seasonal positions where local workers are not available.