Daily Archives: May 19, 2017

The AFL-CIO urges you to oppose the VA Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act (S. 1094)

Dear Senator: The AFL-CIO urges you to oppose the VA Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act (S. 1094) unless major changes are made to it. In its current form, it is a destructive piece of legislation that singles out the workers … Continue reading

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ATT – CWA workers on strike

On Strike   Des Moines area events Times 05/19/17 – 2pm to 6pm, 05/20/17 – 10am to 4am and 05/21/17 12pm to 4pm. We could us everyone that has time to come help. 4100 University Ave, WDM 490 S 68th … Continue reading

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The First Amendment Is Dead In Muscatine – Iowa Starting Line

It was quite a week last week with the buzz about impeachment. Relax. I’m not referring to President Donald Trump. I’m talking about the mayor of Muscatine. Diana Broderson was removed from office by a 7-0 vote of the city … Continue reading

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Labor History

Today’s Labor Quote: John Sayles “The people I read about in the history books and the people I met in the hills of Kentucky and West Virginia had important stories to tell and I wanted to find a way to pass … Continue reading

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