Daily Archives: September 12, 2017

Iowa health coverage expands with Affordable Care Act

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New census data show sharp 3-year decline in uninsurance in state IOWA CITY, Iowa (Sept. 12, 2017) — New data from the Census Bureau show more Iowans had access to health insurance, chopping uninsurance by nearly half in just three … Continue reading

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ISEA, Teachers and What it Means for Iowa

Over the next two months each school teacher (union and non-union) in Iowa will be forced to make a choice for their future and the future of education in Iowa. Tammy Wawro is the President of the Iowa State Education Association (ISEA) and here, … Continue reading

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“Unite for Worker Justice” event scheduled for Thursday

Local residents rally in defense of wage increases, immigrant families, unions  IOWA CITY – Low-wage workers and allies will gather Thursday to highlight how local community members are taking action to defend workers’ rights and immigrant families in the face of state … Continue reading

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Labor Day Photos

Photos from Labor Day All around Iowa

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Labor History

Labor Quote of the Day: Eugene V. Debs “Your Honor, years ago I recognized my kinship with all living beings, and I made up my mind that I was not one bit better than the meanest on earth. I said then, and … Continue reading

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