Category Archives: Progress Iowa

Health Care Lawsuit Days of Action:

From our Friends at ProgressIowa. They are running a series on the effects of a possible striking down of the ACA. This is the second in the series of 11. We chose to post this one because many folks do … Continue reading

Posted in #trumpresistance, 2020 election campaign, Affordable Care Act, Blog for Iowa, Health Care & Medicare, Progress Iowa | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Some Questions For Ernst At Her Town Hall Meeting In Muscatine Saturday

Also, Progress Iowa reports on reactions from Iowans on Ernst and Grassley voting to end pre-existing conditions coverage In case you missed it, Senator Ernst will be holding a town hall meeting in Muscatine Saturday at: 12:30 PM at the  … Continue reading

Posted in #trumpresistance, 2020 election campaign, Affordable Care Act, Blog for Iowa, Charles Grassley, Farming, Joni Ernst, Progress Iowa | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Two Stories Of Note From Progress Iowa

We would like to tip our hats to the folks over at Progress Iowa for bringing these stories to our attention. This is what watchdog groups are supposed to do. As many may recall our current governor accepted airplane rides … Continue reading

Posted in #trumpresistance, 2020 election campaign, Kim Reynolds, Medicare, Progress Iowa | Tagged , ,

Iowans Declare September Labor Union Appreciation Month

For Immediate Release: August 29, 2019 Contact: Matt Sinovic, (515) 423-0133 More than 65 elected officials, organizations, and businesses support the effort to make September Labor Union Appreciation Month at thankaunion.com Des Moines, Iowa — Iowans are speaking out in support of … Continue reading

Posted in Iowa Democrats, Iowa Policy Project, Labor, Progress Iowa

Reminder: ProgressIowa Corn Feed Next Sunday

Reposted from last week. Being lazy on the holiday weekend Coming off some great performances by nearly everyone at the debates last week we want to remind you that Progress Iowa will have their annual get together know as the … Continue reading

Posted in #trumpresistance, 2020 election campaign, Blog for Iowa, Progress Iowa | Tagged , ,

Reminder: Progress Iowa Corn Feed In Two Weeks

Coming off some great performances by nearly everyone at the debates this week we want to remind you that Progress Iowa will have their annual get together know as the corn feed. In a major change this year the gathering … Continue reading

Posted in #trumpresistance, 2020 election campaign, Blog for Iowa, Progress Iowa | Tagged , ,

What Iowans Need To Know About Trump’s Latest Health Care Sabotage

From Matt Sinovic at Progress Iowa: This week, the Trump administration released its proposed budget for fiscal year 2020, which revives a call to repeal the Affordable Care Act and lays out massive cuts to Medicaid, Medicare, and the Department … Continue reading

Posted in #trumpresistance, Blog for Iowa, Guest Posts, Health Care & Medicare, Progress Iowa

Reminders: Monday, IPERS Press Conference; Saturday, Women’s March

As the Iowa legislature gears up for another session with Republicans in total control, common Iowans will be taking action to protect the retirement that they worked so hard for. Republicans have been itching to turn that money over to … Continue reading

Posted in #trumpresistance, Blog for Iowa, Calls to Action, Progress Iowa | Tagged ,

Couple Of Events Coming Up Of Interest

The first event is the Annual Progress Iowa Holiday Event coming up next Thursday (December 20th)  in Des Moines.  Tickets can be ordered online here. It looks like it a great line up for what could be thought of as … Continue reading

Posted in #trumpresistance, 2020 election campaign, Blog for Iowa, Progress Iowa | Tagged , ,

Billboards Highlight Gutting Of Workers Compensation

From Progress Iowa Wednesday: From: Matt Sinovic <matt@progressiowa.org> Sent: Wednesday, October 10, 2018 2:39 PM Subject: TOMORROW: Progress Iowa Launches “You’re Out of Luck” Billboards Targeting Cownie, Carlson For Gutting Workers Compensation  For Immediate Release: October 10, 2018 Contact: Matt Sinovic, (515) 423-0133 Progress Iowa … Continue reading

Posted in #trumpresistance, 2018 Election Campaign, Blog for Iowa, Iowa Policy Project, Progress Iowa | Tagged , , ,