News & Public Affairs10/22/13 Janelle Irwin
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Florida received a B-rating for nursing home care in the state, but one chain isn’t doing quite so hot. Consulate Health Care is the largest provider in the state of Florida. Angela Lusk with the Service Employee’s International Union says the company is falling behind state averages in almost every key factor of elderly care.
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“Pressure ulcers are very painful sores that residents can get. They take a long time to heal and they can lead to other complications like skin and bone infection....
06/22/11 Robert Lorei
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Good morning, welcome to Radioactivity. I'm Rob Lorei. Coming up we'll talk with a union president who is challenging the new law reducing state worker pay by 3%. But first some listener comments about yesterday's program, the interview with former state Senator Nancy Argenziano. (tape)
Last week the Florida Education Association (FEA) and the Police Benevolent Association (PBA) filed a lawsuit in Circuit Court in Tallahassee, Fla. attempting to block Senate Bill 2100, which levies a thre...Be the first to comment
02/16/09 Mitch E. Perry
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This morning one of the biggest public employee unions in Florida endorsed Miami area Congressman Kendrick Meek in the Senate race in 2010.
The endorsement by the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) is an early and strong boost for the Democrat. Currently, only Miami Beach Sen. Dan Gelber and North Miami Mayor Kevin Burns have announced their candidacies, though there could be several more announcing in the coming months.
Monica Russo is president of the Florida SEIU. She says...Be the first to comment