Daily Archives: May 11, 2016

WATCH OUT! HERE IT COMES AGAIN!

by Midge Slater, President Yep, Paul Ryan is still at it, and this time he is being joined by Kevin Brady, Chairman of the powerful House Ways and Means Committee.  They are continuing to call for cuts to Social Security … Continue reading

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Thank You Women of Steel

United Steel Workers local 310, Women of Steel help keep the Union Labor Park in Des Moines looking good. They recently planted flowers and cleaned up areas Click here to view all photos Park Information Facebook page

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AFL-CIO Welcomes OSHA’s New Injury and Illness Reporting Rules

AFL-CIO Welcomes OSHA’s New Injury and Illness Reporting Rules Statement from AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka on new rules to modernize workplace injury reporting and protect workers who report injuries:  The new OSHA injury reporting rules will bring workplace injury and … Continue reading

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Labor History

May 12 Laundry & Dry Cleaning Int’l Union granted a charter by the AFL-CIO – 1958 Int’l Organization of Masters, Mates & Pilots merges with Longshoremen’s Association – 1971 U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents raid the Agriprocessors, Inc. slaughterhouse … Continue reading

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