Business group says Minneapolis should follow other cities on sick leave (January 12, 2016)

By Erin Golden, Minneapolis Star Tribune

A group representing some small Minneapolis businesses is urging the city to follow the lead of other communities with citywide sick-leave policies as it tries to come up with an ordinance of its own.

The Main Street Alliance of Minnesota said Tuesday that it backs a standardized policy that would allow all workers to be able to earn the same number of paid sick days, regardless of the size of business — and that Minneapolis shouldn’t have to drag out the process of crafting a policy.

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