Daily Archives: September 23, 2013

New rate information confirms Iowa exchange will offer some of lowest prices in country

Iowans buying health insurance on the government’s new online marketplace will face some of the lowest premiums in the country, numbers released today show. The new marketplace, or exchange, is a key part of the Affordable Care Act, commonly known … Continue reading

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Today’s Labor History September 23

  September 23: The Workingman’s Advocate of Chicago publishes the first installment of The Other Side, by Martin A. Foran, president of the Coopers’ Int’l Union. Believed to be the first novel by a trade union leader and some say … Continue reading

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Iowa median income up a bit, Census survey shows

Median household incomes in Iowa were stuck in neutral for more than a decade, averaging $50,957 in 2012, up just $73 — or .01 percent — since 2000, according to a U.S. Census report to be released today READ MORE

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