AUTHOR’S NOTE: This will be the final blog post for The Progressive Midwesterner on Medium, as, starting January 1, new blog posts on The Progressive Midwesterner will be at a new website.

In the small community of Auxvasse, Missouri (population: 983), located about 35 miles north-northeast of the state capital of Jefferson City, workers at the community’s Dollar General store voted to unionize with the United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) Local 655:

While the upcoming right-to-work vote looms over Missouri, employees at the Auxvasse Dollar General store have agreed to unionize.

Late last week, a majority of Auxvasse store…

Aaron Camp

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