Daily Archives: February 7, 2014

Legislative Update February 7, 2014

By Charlie Wishman, Secretary/Treasurer Iowa Federation of Labor The Iowa Legislative session is steadily working its way through bills that have been submitted through the sub-committee and committee process.  This year, several large pieces of the Governor’s stated agenda are … Continue reading

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Labor History

February 08 Mary Kenney O’Sullivan is born in Hannibal, Mo.  At age 28 she was to be appointed the first female general organizer for the American Federation of Labor by AFL President Samuel Gompers – 1864 Vigilantes beat IWW organizers … Continue reading

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