Daily Archives: June 15, 2016

The real voter ID agenda

Extremists in the Republican-controlled Missouri Legislature recently voted to add a new constitutional amendment option to the ballot this November. If it passes, the amendment would make it easier for the Legislature to pass laws requiring voters to produce photo … Continue reading

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Ryan Drew To Run In Sands’ Open HD 88 As Democratic Candidate – Iowa Starting Line

Democrats have recruited an impressive candidate for the now-open House District 88: Ryan Drew, an operating engineers leader from Burlington. Longtime incumbent Tom Sands surprised many last week when he decided to withdraw his name from the ballot two days after … Continue reading

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SAVE THE DATE: 2016 Midwest School for Women Workers

Mark your calendars and help spread the word! Host: Indiana University Labor Studies Dates: Sunday, July 24 through Thursday, July 28, 2016 Location: Indiana University New Albany Campus Stay tuned for more information. In the meantime, if you have questions … Continue reading

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Labor History

June 16 Eight local unions organize the Int’l Fur Workers Union of U.S. and Canada. The union later merged with the Amalgamated Meat Cutters and Butcher Workmen – 1913 Railroad union leader and socialist Eugene V. Debs speaks in Canton, … Continue reading

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