Nurses rally in Marquette

Ryan Kilgren, UpperMichigansSource.com, September 1, 2011 Marquette - Marquette General nurses gathered at Marquette's Downtown Commons on Thursday, to show their support for the country's poor and hungry. The rally was part of a national Day of Action by nurses unions, to demand the adoption of their Main Street Contract. The contract calls for the support of a Wall Street transaction tax to raise money to pay for programs that assist the poor and elderly. A representative of the local teachers union was also on hand to speak and show support. Local nurses said they wanted to send a message to Representative Dan Benishek to support their cause. ... Nurses