New York nurses shift to union-style format

The 37,000-member New York State Nurses Association voted Thursday to become more like a traditional labor union than a professional association. Daniel Massey, Crain’s New York Business, May 17, 2012 Following a leadership shakeup last fall, members of the 37,000-member New York State Nurses Association voted overwhelmingly Thursday to approve bylaw changes that will transform the organization from a professional association into a more traditional labor union. ... New