Daily Archives: June 1, 2017

Will you join us for the Iowa Working Families Summit next Saturday?

Will you join us for the Iowa Working Families Summit next Saturday? Two years ago we were part of the team at the first Iowa Working Families Summit hosted by the Iowa Federation of Labor and progressive partners from across the state. Now, … Continue reading

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23 Million People Lose Health Insurance Under the House Republican Plan

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Three weeks after members of Congress voted 217-213 to pass the so-called American Health Care Act, they—and we—finally know how much damage it will do, and it is not pretty. Congress’ own experts in the Congressional Budget Office said that … Continue reading

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Literacy Solstice

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On the longest day of the year, from sunrise to sunset, 1,200 central Iowans will join together at sites all across the area to build 2,500 literacy kits for kids in our community. Join our team to help children become … Continue reading

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Labor History

Today’s Labor Quote: Tom Hodgkinson “Bosses should sanction the nap rather than expect workers to power on all day without repose. They might even find that workers’ happiness – or what management types refer to as ‘employee satisfaction’ – might improve.” … Continue reading

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