Daily Archives: December 16, 2015

We forgot to discuss the vacancy on the Davenport Community School Board created when Maria Dickmann won her City Council Race.

We forgot to discuss the vacancy on the Davenport Community School Board created when Maria Dickmann won her City Council Race. If you know of any working family friendly candidates, pass along that the School District is accepting applications to … Continue reading

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Governor’s job numbers are not realistic | The Gazette

Beth Townsend’s column in last week’s Gazette (“Beyond job numbers: Hitting goals, serving Iowans,” Dec. 8) shows what it looks like when an agency director runs political interference for the governor. Instead of acknowledging the weakness in the job growth … Continue reading

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2016 Iowa Federation of Labor Legislative Conference

The 2016 IFL Legislative Conference will be held at Prairie Meadows – Skinner Ballroom, February 8 – 9. The Conference registration will begin at 9 am, with the general session beginning at 10. There will be a hospitality (cash bar) … Continue reading

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Sign this petition to raise awareness about how wealthy special interests are continuing their attacks on working people.

Friends, Right-wing billionaires are pushing a Supreme Court case called Friedrichs v California Teachers Association that could make it much more difficult for public service workers to come together, speak up, and get ahead. This would have devastating effects on … Continue reading

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Thank you Local 0451!!!!!

So proud of my Local for their contribution to the Toys for Tots organization. Because of their generosity I was able to give $10,000 to help some kids who are less fortunate than us have a very Merry Christmas. Our … Continue reading

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