Daily Archives: February 26, 2014

Statement by AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka on New EPI Study: Stop Currency Manipulation and Create Millions of Jobs

  February 26, 2014   Creating good jobs here at home is a top priority for working families.  But a little known practice is undermining that effort – that practice is foreign currency manipulation.  Today’s study by the Economic Policy … Continue reading

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Raise the Wage Iowa

Help raise the minimum wage in Iowa. https://www.facebook.com/raisethewageiowa

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Labor History

February 27 Legendary labor leader and socialist presidential candidate Eugene V. Debs becomes charter member and secretary of the Vigo Lodge, Brotherhood of Locomotive Firemen. Five years later he is leading the national union and in 1893 helps found the … Continue reading

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AFSCME Iowa Council 61 Night Out at the Iowa Energy

  AFSCME Iowa Council 61 Night Out at the Iowa Energy What: Iowa Energy Basketball When: Friday, February 28, 2014 Time: 7:00 PM Where: Wells Fargo Arena, Des Moines, IA Cost: $6 Corner Seats, $10 Sideline Seats Tickets Must Be … Continue reading

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