Daily Archives: November 19, 2013

Former Iowa City Fed President, Ryan, passed away

RIP Dennis Ryan. Former President of Iowa City Federation of Labor. I received an email Monday night from Patrick Hughes that Dennis Ryan, member of IBEW 405 passed away Monday night from a protracted illness. Dennis was a long time … Continue reading

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Support Hope Creek Care Center

Dear Labor Leader,    Please plan on arriving at the Rock Island County Building tomorrow (1504 3rd Avenue 3rd Floor) at 5:15pm to showcase your support of Hope Creek Care Center.   The sisters and brothers of AFSCME 2371 need … Continue reading

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Labor History November 20

  November 20 First use of term “scab,” by Albany Typographical Society – 1816 (The Lexicon of Labor is an invaluable resource for all unionists, from rank-and-file activists to newsletter editors and webmasters to union leaders. It offers readable, informative … Continue reading

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