Mayor Keller and City Leaders Discuss Results of Legislative Session; Change Must Continue at Every Level of Criminal Justice System

Irina Baranova

February 18, 2022 Today, Mayor Keller, public safety leaders, and advocates affected by violence assessed the results of the 2022 legislative session. The press briefing can be viewed here. Throughout the 30-day session, the City and its partners pursued an agenda guided by priorities identified during Mayor Keller’s Metro Crime […]

For Unions, Membership Gap Tells Tale of Legislative Failures

Irina Baranova

The persistent gap between public- and private-sector union membership revealed by new federal data offered a sobering counterpoint to unions’ strike-fueled victory lap last year—even as it hardened organized labor’s resolve to push through changes to U.S. labor law before the midterm elections. The overall rate of union membership in […]