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2007 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, 2007.

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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-December, 2007

Mark Fagan
Job shifts on horizon in Topeka
Lawrence Journal World, 6/1/2007
Peggy Mooney
BCBSKS to cut jobs after losing Medicare contract
Metro News, 6/1/2007
Peggy Mooney
Chicago company buys long-time Topeka business; 130 jobs to be added
Metro News, 6/1/2007
Kathy Hanks
Industrial accident sends man to hospital
Hutchinson News, 6/1/2007 [Newsbank article]
Judith Zaccaria
Workforce center going through changes
Winfield Daily Courier, 6/6/2007
LaKase Perry
'It's about following the law'
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/17/2007 [Newsbank article]
John Green
Employers' hiring reports remain largely pat
Hutchinson News, 6/17/2007 [Newsbank article]
Migrant labor
Hutchinson News, 6/18/2007 [Newsbank article]
Scott Rochat
Emporia office to close
Emporia Gazette, 6/18/2007 [Newsbank article]

Molly McMillin
Boeing workers vote today on union
Wichita Eagle, 6/19/2007 [Newsbank article]

Michael Hooper
Hill's decision on plant looming
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/20/2007
Roxana Hegeman
Boeing employees vote to decertify union
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/20/2007
Edie Hall
State closing Hutchinson workforce center
Hutchinson News, 6/21/2007 [Newsbank article]
Tim Hrenchir
Bonaparte: Unions won't consider cuts in pay increases
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/26/2007
Randolph Heaster
Printing workers on strike
Kansas City Star, 6/26/2007 [Newsbank article]
Scott Rothschild
New program to help Kansans with disabilities join work force
Lawrence Journal World, 6/28/2007
Michael Hooper
Topeka firm makes major acquisition
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/29/2007
Peggy Mooney
Alorica now hiring 600-plus customer service agents in Topeka
Metro News, 7/6/2007
Capital-Journal Editorial Board

Health care model for industry [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/22/2007

Katie Stockstill
WIA program has been changed
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 7/22/2007 [Newsbank article]

Mark Fagan
Minimum wage increases today
Lawrence Journal World, 7/24/2007

Tim Carpenter
Kansas action network fighting for pay
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/25/2007 [Newsbank article]

Jessica Tims
Workers in southeast Kansas can celebrate [editorial]
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 7/29/2007

Katie Stockstill
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 8/1/2007

An embarrassing figure [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 8/6/2007 [Newsbank article]
Kansas WORK Ready! Certificate goes Statewide
Manhattan Mercury, 8/6/2007
Roxana Hegeman

The new frontier
Hutchinson News, 8/20/2007 [Newsbank article]

Laura Stroda
Women 'more' equal in Kansas
Junction City Daily Union, 8/26/2007

Hurst Laviana
Group to city: Raise the wage
Wichita Eagle, 9/2/2007 [Newsbank article]

Scott Rothschild and Mark Fagan
Labor day State, union leaders to wage battle on pay rates
Lawrence Journal World, 9/3/2007
Scott Rothschild
Labor: Ruling harms injured workers
Lawrence Journal World, 9/16/2007

Jon Ruhlen
Workforce center closings leave gap
Hutchinson News, 9/17/2007 [Newsbank article]