Taking flight

After nurses jump to another union, SEIU says its hospital employee members haven’t lost power. Nicole Lucht, Las Vegas Sun, May 22, 2009 The union leader representing workers at Saint Rose Dominican Hospitals said he doesn’t expect the loss of the nurse group to another union to harm future negotiations. Until last month at Saint Rose’s nurses were members of the Service Employees International Union. After much public wrangling and a vote, the 1,100 nurses became members of the California Nurses Union (sic). Eddie Burke, executive director of SEIU Nevada, said he expects the loss of the nurses to the other union to have little effect ... Taking