Daily Archives: February 2, 2016

Provide Critical Resources and Support for Flint Now

Statement by AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka on the Senator Stabenow and Peters amendment to the Energy Policy Modernization Act S.2012 that would provide funding to Flint, Michigan:  For the people of Flint, nothing is more important than having clean and … Continue reading

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School funding decision looms for legislators

Legislators stayed at home Monday to attend their Caucuses last night, but they’re back in the statehouse today with a major item on the to-do list. Democrats and Republicans are trying to reach a quick agreement on state spending on … Continue reading

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Caucus Results

Republican Caucus Results Democrats Caucus Results Final Precinct Results for 2016 Iowa Democratic Party Caucuses One hundred percent of the precincts for the 2016 Iowa Democratic Precinct Caucuses have been reported. Hillary Clinton received 700.59 state delegate equivalents Bernie Sanders … Continue reading

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AFSCME Iowa Council 61 strongly encourages our members to attend legislative forums held by all legislators.

By visiting this webpage, you can view links to lists of legislative forums created by the party caucuses in the Iowa House and Iowa Senate. We are providing these links as a resource to you. The lists include forums in Akron, … Continue reading

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Labor History

February 03 The U.S. Supreme Court rules the United Hatters Union violated the Sherman Antitrust Act by organizing a nationwide boycott of Danbury Hatters of Connecticut – 1908 U.S. Supreme Court upholds the Wages and Hours (later Fair Labor Standards) … Continue reading

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