State workers rally for pay increases, approval of contracts

A few thousand state employees took 15- to 30-minute “unity breaks” Wednesday to protest a Senate Republican budget proposal that would reject new labor contracts for state workers.

State employees at about 90 job sites walked out of their offices at noon to rally against the Senate Republican plan, while urging the Legislature to approve their negotiated raises.

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