Daily Archives: September 5, 2013

September 8: Joe Rethmeier Charity Golf Tournament

. NALC is sponsoring this event. Terrace Hills Golf Course, Altoona, IA. check in 7:45 am shot gun start at 8:30 am. $55 per individual. Call Danielle Rethmeier at 422-1661 or Jeff Erickson at 515-770-3670.

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Today in Labor History September 5

Today’s Labor History September 05: Between 20,000 and 30,000 marchers participate in New York’s first Labor Day parade, demanding the 8-hour day (1882); “Palmer raids” on all Wobbly halls and offices in 48 cities in U.S. Alexander Palmer, U.S. Attorney … Continue reading

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Trumka On Expanding Membership Beyond Unions:

 Calling the labor movement in crisis, AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka says he will push far-reaching changes at the federation’s convention next week, including forging closer partnerships and even accepting as members such outside groups as the Sierra Club and the … Continue reading

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