Daily Archives: April 21, 2016

Lies, Incorporated shines a bright, penetrating light on the role deliberate lies play in Washington policy-making.

For over 80 years, Social Security has been there through good times and bad. However, its success has only emboldened conservatives’ attempts at privatizing and cutting the most successful social insurance program in our country’s history. Now, Ari Rabin-Havt’s new … Continue reading

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Please take action today by sending a letter to your State Representative telling them you support the $9.7 million in funding for DOT and oppose the amendment removing it.

Dear Sisters and Brothers, Yesterday, the majority party on the House Appropriations Committee introduced an amendment to remove $9.7 million in funding for the Iowa Department of Transportation that was included in the Iowa Senate’s budget. These DOT funds were … Continue reading

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Iowa’s 2016 job picture “in a funk” so far

DES MOINES, Iowa — Iowa’s job picture held on to its sluggish nature in March with a slight increase in the number of jobs, but also an increase in the unemployment rate, a new report said. The report said Iowa’s … Continue reading

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