Daily Archives: May 17, 2017

House bill jeopardizes health for women and rural Iowans National reports pinpoint issues with loss of the Medicaid expansion

   IOWA CITY, Iowa (March 16, 2017) — The House plan to cap and cut Medicaid — and effectively end the Medicaid expansion — will have a disproportionate impact on women and hinder coverage as well in rural communities. Two … Continue reading

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Report: Rural States Stand to Lose Under GOP Health-Care Bill

Report: Rural States Stand to Lose Under GOP Health-Care Bill May 17, 2017 – Mary Kuhlman, Public News Service (IA) Play Audio in Browser Window A CBPP report says rural Iowans could lose access to coverage under the House-passed health-care … Continue reading

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Labor History

Labor Quote of the Day: the Industrial Workers of the World “The working class and the employing class have nothing in common. There can be no peace so long as hunger and want are found among millions of working people and … Continue reading

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