Press Conference in Room 22 to encourage veterans to talk to their elected representatives
DES MOINES: – On Veterans Day at the Iowa Capitol, Veterans will gather there on Wednesday January 18th for a Lobby Day on behalf of Veterans issues. Many Veterans also happen to be union members, so when union rights are under attack, so are Veterans rights to collective bargaining and a decent job
Welcome/Introductions Mark Cooper, President South Central Iowa Federation of Labor
Mark Fallis, Retired Des Moines NALC Letter Carrier
Dan White, UAW Waterloo,
Danny Homan, President AFSCME Iowa Council 61
Will Fischer, Executive Director Union Veterans Council of the AFL-CIO
WHAT: Press Conference and Lobby effort towards the preservation of on good public sector jobs and the impact a loss of these jobs could have on veterans.
WHEN: Wednesday January 18, 2017 12:00 PM.
WHERE: Room 22, Iowa State Capitol, 1007 E Grand Ave, Des Moines, IA.