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Labor

2006 Session - June through December

The State Library of Kansas' Legislative Reference Section maintains a collection of clipped newspaper articles on topics relating to subjects pertinent to issues in Kansas state government. Below is a listing of clipped articles taken from several different newspapers relating to LABOR, June through December, 2006.

The Clippings books are available for use in the library. You may photocopy articles from the books. If you have questions regarding this collection please feel free to contact State Library staff. Contact information is found at the top and bottom of this page.

The Clippings List is generally arranged chronologically through the year.

Each article cited contains the following information:

Author of article (if any is present)
Title of Article
Newspaper title and date of issue


ARTICLES ON LABOR, June through December, 2006


Molly McMillin
Cessna workers face charges
Wichita Eagle, 6/1/2006 [Newsbank article]


Matt Campbell
Union Station to cut 59 jobs
Kansas City Star, 6/2/2006 [Newsbank article]


Matt McNabb
Pizza company plans to hire 300 in McPherson
Hutchinson News, 6/4/2006 [Newsbank article]


Tim Vandenack
Poverty prompts many immigrants to move north
Hutchinson News, 6/4/2006 [Newsbank article]


John F. Surritte
Retirees have paid
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/7/2006 [Newsbank article]


John Hanna
Kansas jobless rate declining
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/17/2006


Tim Vandenack
County luring workers with cash, loans
Hutchinson News, 7/11/2006 [Newsbank article]


Ann Marie Bush
Union negotiating with Goodyear
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/15/2006


The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Goodyear negotiations golden goose [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/20/2006


Steve Vockrodt
New law makes employee misclassification harder
Olathe Daily News, 8/1/2006


Deb Gruver
Wichita business faces 28 charges
Wichita Eagle, 8/11/2006 [Newsbank article]


Randy Scholfield
Busted Target illegal employers
Wichita Eagle, 8/14/2006 [Newsbank article]


Lynn Franley
Minuteman group in Kansas
Kansas City Star, 8/17/2006 [Newsbank article]


Molly McMillin
Cessna growth means jobs for Wichita
Wichita Eagle, 8/20/2006 [Newsbank article]


Eric Weslander
KU professor weighs in on lawsuit against meatpacking plant
Lawrence Journal World, 8/21/2006


State of the Union getting serious
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/4/2006


Mark Fagan
Lawrence native to steer auto giant
Lawrence Journal World, 9/6/2006


Steve Painter
Audit scrutinizes job-training funds
Wichita Eagle, 9/7/2006 [Newsbank article]


Scott Rothschild
Job training program in disarray, audit says
Lawrence Journal World, 9/7/2006


Tim Carpenter
Minuteman recruit in Topeka
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/10/2006


John Green
Survey: Hutchinson-area employers expect to hire
Hutchinson News, 9/17/2006 [Newsbank article]


Mark Fagan
Personal income rises in Kansas but trails other states
Lawrence Journal World, 9/27/2006


Phil Anderson
Pastor fighting poverty
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/28/2006


Kansas labor market remains steady
Johnson County Sun, 9/28/2006


Molly McMillin
Machinists union votes to strike
Wichita Eagle, 10/1/2006 [Newsbank article]


Christina M. Woods
Bombardier strike set to start today
Wichita Eagle, 10/2/2006 [Newsbank article]


The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Goodyear strike hard times [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/6/2006


Chris Moon
Economy working up ranks
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/1/2006 [Newsbank article]


Michael Hooper
Rubber workers await deadline
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/5/2006


Dan Voorhis
Forecast for jobs in Kansas slow but steady
Wichita Eagle, 10/5/2006 [Newsbank article]


James Carlson
Out on strike local plant likely safe from ax
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/6/2006


Michael Hooper
Union says strike was only option
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/6/2006


Steve Fry
Strikers worry about income, seek jobs
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/6/2006


Michael Hooper
Picket lines are up, but Goodyear isn't idle
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/7/2006


Molly McMillin
Rare strike a sign of workers' frustration
Wichita Eagle, 10/7/2006 [Newsbank article]


Michael Hooper
Strike will pinch spending in Topeka
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/8/2006


Taylor Atkins
Workers walk the line, pass the time
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/8/2006


Michael Hooper
Warehouse workers join strike
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/10/2006


Michael Hooper
Striking Topeka Goodyear facility manufactures Humvee tires plant part of Iraq war
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/13/2006


Michael Hooper
Goodyear borrows $1 billion for strike
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/14/2006


Michael Hooper
Goodyear workers cut back as realities of strike sink in
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/19/2006


Unemployment figures show good, bad news
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/21/2006


Molly McMillin
Bombardier, union reach agreement
Wichita Eagle, 10/21/2006 [Newsbank article]


The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Immigration overrun
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/22/2006


Tim Carpenter
Lack of manpower, funding limit immigration enforcement
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/22/2006


Tim Carpenter
Jail a station on the deportation line
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/22/2006


Tim Carpenter
Citizen groups join the war
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/22/2006


Roxana Hegeman
Bombardier strike over
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/24/2006


Molly McMillin
Workers accept contract from Bombardier
Wichita Eagle, 10/24/2006 [Newsbank article]


Michael Hooper
Goodyear to hire temporary workers
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/31/2006


Dan Voorhis
A slow climb upward
Wichita Eagle, 11/1/2006 [Newsbank article]


Michael Hooper
Goodyear updates its offer
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/2/2006


Tim Hrenchir
Rallying for their future
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/5/2006


Matt McNabb
Minutemen group, public sound off on border control
Hutchinson News, 11/6/2006 [Newsbank article]


Michael Hooper
Goodyear poised to restart talks
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/10/2006


Tim Vandenack
Social Security cards, birth certificates easiest to forge
Hutchinson News, 11/11/2006 [Newsbank article]


The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Goodyear strike talking is good
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/13/2006


Michael Hooper
VA agency to hire 90 people for Topeka
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/14/2006


Ron Sylvester
2 fined for hiring illegal immigrants
Wichita Eagle, 11/14/2006 [Newsbank article]


Union optimistic as talks resume
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/16/2006


Tim Hrenchir
OSHA fines, Cargill balks
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/16/2006


Michael Hooper
VA job fair draws crowd
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/17/2006


Mark Fagan
A call for more jobs
Lawrence Journal World, 11/17/2006


Peggy Mooney
VA HRC has new director; adds 90 new jobs
Metro News, 11/17/2006


Michael Hooper
Strike talks break off
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/18/2006


Jan Biles
Reimbursement for treatment of illegals hard to get
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/19/2006


Jan Biles
Working within the law
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/19/2006 [Newsbank article]

Jan Biles
Catch 22 immigrant workers
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/19/2006 [Newsbank article]


Jan Biles
'We are not the INS'
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/19/2006

Tim Vandenack
A real problem
Hutchinson News, 11/19/2006 [Newsbank article]


Editorial Board
Clean up on illegal IDs
Hutchinson News, 11/21/2006 [Newsbank article]


Tim Vandenack
Two fake ID rings busted up by Feds
Hutchinson News, 11/21/2006 [Newsbank article]


Michael Hooper
Frito-Lay to expand, add jobs
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/21/2006


Tribune Staff
County unemployment rate on par with state
Chanute Tribune, 11/22/2006 [Newsbank article]


Kasha Stoll
Rhetoric from strike may linger
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/23/2006


Patrick Lowry
Jobs [editorial]
Hays Daily News, 11/24/2006 [Newsbank article]


Jon Rich
Point/Counterpoint goodyear believes proposal to workers is fair
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/26/2006


Bill Moore
Company's plans put all of community at risk
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/26/2006


Rick Montgomery
$2.65 wage in Kansas defies reality
Kansas City Star, 11/26/2006 [Newsbank article]


Taylor Atkins
Strike tempers holiday cheer
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/26/2006


Ric Anderson
Union tries scare tactics
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/27/2006


Michael Hooper
Bridge project, Goodyear strike pressure businesses
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/29/2006


Michael Hooper
Labor group endorses boycott of Goodyear
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/2/2006


Michael Hooper
Headache looms for strikers
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/6/2006


Michael Hooper
Strikers get food vouchers, help with bills
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/7/2006


Michael Hooper and Phil Anderson
Meeting illustrates workers' solidarity
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/7/2006


The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
KTEC bonuses out money [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/8/2006


Creature comforts union huddled masses are beginning to huddle in style
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/9/2006


Michael Hooper
Goodyear strike most walk the line; some are crossing it
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/10/2006


Michael Hooper
Hundreds of pickets back at tire-building; in Topeka, about a dozen have returned
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/10/2006


Ric Anderson
Heat rises as strike drags on
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/12/2006


Glen Griffith
He said it
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/12/2006


Ron Hoover
Goodyear workers feel betrayed by company
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/13/2006


Michael Hooper and Mike Hall
War on terrorism, strike converge
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/14/2006 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
Topeka strike slows Humvee tire production
Wichita Eagle, 12/14/2006 [Newsbank article]


Michael Hooper
Strikers' return conditional
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/15/2006


Michael Hooper
It's back to bargaining table
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/16/2006


Michael Hooper
Laborers rally outside stores
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/17/2006


Michael Hooper and Taylor Atkins
Judge limits union pickets
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/17/2006


John Green
Survey: Kansas hiring better than expected
Hutchinson News, 12/17/2006


Associated Press
Steelworkers union offers return to Topeka plant for Humvee tires
Hutchinson News, 12/17/2006


Roxana Hegeman
Rural firms struggle to attract workers
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/17/2006

Associated Press
Judge limits pickets at Goodyear plant
Lawrence Journal World, 12/18/2006


Associated Press
Judge restricts Goodyear pickets
Hutchinson News, 12/18/2006


Sounding off on Humvee tires
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/19/2006


Michael Hooper
Union, tire maker hopeful
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/21/2006


Michael Hooper
Sides working toward deal
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/22/2006 [Newsbank article]


The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Goodyear good for all [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/23/2006


Tim Hrenchir and Michael Hooper
A deal reached
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/23/2006 [Newsbank article]


Tim Hrenchir and Michael Hooper
Union members applaud news, say strike 'well worth it'
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/23/2006


Ric Anderson
Legacy of pain
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/23/2006


M. R. Kropko
Goodyear, union agree on contract
Wichita Eagle, 12/23/2006 [Newsbank article]


Fred Davis
Still on the line, pickets optimistic
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/24/2006


Line withdrawn Goodyear named worst of the lot
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/26/2006


Kevin Flaherty
County's jobless rate at 'happy medium'
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 12/26/2006


John Hanna
Government jobs big part of economy
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/27/2006


Mike Hall
For tire builders, rubber meets road today
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/27/2006 [Newsbank article]


John Hanna
Government hiring still outpaces private job growth
Winfield Daily Courier, 12/27/2006


Tim Hrenchir
Local union kicks off vote
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/28/2006


John Hanna
State hiring outpaces private job growth
Hutchinson News, 12/28/2006


J-W Editorials
Job balance [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 12/29/2006


Fredrick J. Johnson
Goodyear strikers ratify deal
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/29/2006


The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Goodyear we all win [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/30/2006


Mike Hall
Vote won't silence discord
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/30/2006


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