Labor Day is an American Holiday
It started in New York City in 1882. Matthew Maguire, a machinist, first proposed the holiday while serving as the Secretary of the CLU (Central Labor Union) of New York.
Others argue that it was first proposed by Peter J. McGuire of the American Federation of Labor. Either way it started in New York City. In 1894 the first Monday of September became a Federal Holiday. Following the deaths of a number of workers at the hands of the U.S. Military and the U.S. Marshals during the Pulman Strike, President Grover Cleveland fearing further conflict, pushed legislation making Labor Day a national holiday through Congress unanimously and signed it into law a mere six days after the end of the strike.
Worries grow as healthcare firms send jobs overseas!
Some healthcare companies are starting to shift clinical services and decision-making on medical care overseas, primarily to India and the Philippines.
Last month the Chicago Tribune ran an article with that headline. Click here to the read the full story.
Rest assured that MCM will never follow Anthem/Wellpoint overseas to outsource jobs as a cost savings strategy. Our Nurses always have been, and always will be, located in America.