Daily Archives: April 26, 2013

51 Iowa workers killed on the job in 2012 honored at Capitol

Families and state officials gathered across from the Capitol Friday to honor workers who died on the job in 2012. Fifty-one Iowans died from injuries sustained at work or in the military last year. Friends and family from 10 of … Continue reading

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Weekend Labor History

April 26: The U.S. House of Representatives passes House Joint Resolution No. 184, a constitutional amendment to prohibit the labor of persons under 18 years of age. The Senate approved the measure a few weeks later, but it was never … Continue reading

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