Daily Archives: April 20, 2017

Vote for Cradling New Life

A Community Thrives (Grant Opportunity): A Community Thrives (ACT) provides tools and resources for improving people, government, organizations, and businesses to better their community. This year is the first year that A Community Thrive has presented the opportunity for projects … Continue reading

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Attend a Forum

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It’s almost over for this year.  On Monday, once again, hundreds of Iowans packed the State Capitol to speak out against the terrible GOP budget cuts.  After the GOP turned a $928 million surplus into a $130 million deficit, Iowans … Continue reading

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DREAMer Deportation Increases Fear Among Iowa Immigrants – Iowa Starting Line

Yesterday’s shocking news on the deportation of Californian Juan Manuel Montes has increased the anxiety in the immigrant community. Montes, 23, came to the United States at age 9 and believed he was protected from deportation under President Obama’s Deferred … Continue reading

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Labor History

Today’s Labor Quote: Walter Reuther  “There is no power in the world that can stop the forward march of free men and women when they are joined in the solidarity of human brotherhood.”   April 21 New York Gov. Nelson Rockefeller … Continue reading

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