Daily Archives: November 20, 2017

Organized Labor: Make Next Round of Voting Fairer for Public Workers

Labor advocates are criticizing problems with the recertification voting that involved thousands of Iowa’s public sector workers this fall.  They want the Public Employment Relations Board to improve the  system before more voting takes place next year. Iowa’s new collective … Continue reading

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Bill Dix Is A Very Dumb Man

It is not often in Iowa news cycles you see a politician completely melt down in such a way that Republican Iowa Senate Majority Leader Bill Dix did this past week. The sexual harassment scandal, trial and settlement in the … Continue reading

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New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio to Headline 5th Annual Progress Iowa Holiday Party

Des Moines – New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio will headline Progress Iowa’s fifth annual Holiday Party on December 19th. Mayor de Blasio will focus his remarks on the future of the progressive movement and the effort to resist the conservative … Continue reading

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Labor History

Labor Quote of the Day: Conor McGregor “Yes sir, no sir, clock in, clock out. Why were you late? Why are you not in today? That’s not how humans are supposed to live.” This Week in Labor History November 20 First … Continue reading

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