Daily Archives: March 19, 2013

United Auto Workers union endorses Bruce Braley for Senate

DES MOINES, IA – The United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America (UAW) Region 4 has endorsed Bruce Braley in his 2014 campaign for U.S. Senate. UAW is the fifth major labor group to endorse Braley this month. … Continue reading

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The True Cost of War

by Bruce Braley May 29th, 2010, began like any other day for Army combat medic Ian Ralston of Waterloo, Iowa. It was his second tour of duty in Iraq, and he was familiar with the dangers lurking around every corner … Continue reading

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Working Families to Host Over 100 Events to Call on Republicans to Stop Holding the Economy Hostage and to Repeal Sequestration

www.americawantstowork.org   Washington, D.C. – At over 100 events on Wednesday, March 20, working families will call on Republican members of Congress to immediately repeal sequestration—and not replace it with cuts to Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid or other critical … Continue reading

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Stop the Sequestration Events In Iowa – March 20

On March 20th there will be several events around Iowa and Illinois to draw attention to the impacts of sequestration. Below are the locations and times of those events. Please attend, let others know and make a call to Congress—888-659-9401. … Continue reading

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Labor Center FMLA Class

Family & Medical Leave Act (FMLA) April 11-12, 2013, Iowa Memorial Union, University of Iowa, Iowa City Download flyer (pdf) In-depth review of FMLA law and revised 2009 Department of Labor regulations, plus sessions on helping members with FMLA questions, … Continue reading

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UAW Hospitality Legislative Reception

Join the United Auto Workers tonight, March 19, 2013 at Prairie Meadows. They are hosting a Hospitality night from 5 PM to 8 Pm at the Prairie Meadows Conference Center.

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