Daily Archives: June 13, 2014

The Register’s Editorial: It’s time to end the expensive bullying of Chris Godfrey

The Branstad administration’s three-and-a-half year war against the Iowa worker compensation commissioner is now assured to stretch on for many more months at even more cost to the taxpayers. This is the result of last week’s Iowa Supreme Court ruling … Continue reading

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Dubuque & Muscatine WIN meeting changes

WIN meeting in Muscatine is cancelled for this June – Attend Candidate Academy Instead Instead, let’s plan to meet again at the July 10 Candidate Academy in Davenport for candidates and labor activists in Muscatine, Scott and Clinton Counties. The … Continue reading

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Labor History

June 14 Unions legalized in Canada – 1872 The first commercial computer, UNIVAC I, is installed at the U.S. Census Bureau – 1951 June 15 The Metal Trades Department of what is now the AFL-CIO is founded – 1908 The … Continue reading

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