Daily Archives: September 27, 2017

New Date for IFL Legislative Conference

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Teachers vote overwhelmingly to maintain unions in initial voting

Thirteen bargaining units representing nearly 1,300 Iowa teachers and faculty have voted overwhelmingly to maintain their union affiliations in the first wave of elections required under Iowa’s new collective bargaining laws. Iowa Public Employment Relations Board staff tallied votes Tuesday, as the two-week voting period drew … Continue reading

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Working people just stopped Senate Republicans from gutting health care as we know it—AGAIN.

The defeat of the Graham–Cassidy health care bill proves what we’ve known all along: When working people join together to champion our cause, we can win. We’re asking everyone to share this graphic to celebrate the defeat of this terrible … Continue reading

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Labor Quote of the Day: Clara Lemlich “I have listened to all the speakers, and I have no further patience for talk. I am a working girl, one of those striking against intolerable conditions. I am tired of listening to speakers … Continue reading

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