Minnesota Personal Care Workers Vote to Unionize

On August 26, 27,000 personal care workers in Minnesota voted to join the Service Employees International Union (SEIU), or SEIU Healthcare Minnesota. While only 5,872 of the 27,000 eligible to vote did so, 60 percent of the 5,872 (3,543) voted to join the union. There are a total of 109,000 personal care workers in Minnesota.…