Tag Archives: Iowa Federation of Labor

Iowa Law Makers: “We Have No Money This Year”

Posted on Iowa Labor News,  an electronic newsletter for the Labor Movement, specifically in Iowa, sponsored by the Iowa Federation of Labor AFL-CIO By Charlie Wishman Secretary/Treasurer Iowa Federation of Labor All over the capitol, you’ll hear the same refrain … Continue reading

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Today On The Fallon Forum

Catch this week’s Fallon Forum live on Monday from 11:00 am – 12:00 noon on KDLF 1260 AM “La Reina.” Join the conversation by calling in at (515) 528-8122. And you can hear the Fallon Forum on KHOI 89.1 FM … Continue reading

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Join Quad City Next Up On A Labor History Bar Crawl in Chicago!

“No single event has influenced the history of labor in Illinois, the United States, and even the world, more than the Chicago Haymarket Affair.  It began with a rally on May 4, 1886, but the consequences are still being felt … Continue reading

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What Are Your Rights If You Are Injured On The Job?

Iowa City “Know Your Rights” series:  What are my rights if I’m injured on the job? Monday, May 6, 6-8pm, Faith UCC Church, 1609 DeForest Avenue, Iowa City The Center for Worker Justice (CWJ) of Eastern Iowa is hosting a … Continue reading

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Iowa Labor Events This Weekend

On January 5th, public employees will begin working with Governor Branstad to determine how effectively we can continue keeping our neighborhoods safe, healthy and strong.  Unfortunately, Governor Branstad has chosen to vilify and attack public employees in order to score … Continue reading

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AFL-CIO, Scott County Dems: Romney Should Level With Voters

Please Join AFl-CIO President Ken Sagar and Scott County Democrats in Press conference tomorrow at 12:00PM AFL-CIO President Ken Sagar and Scott County Democrats Will Ask Romney to Level with Voters in Iowa On Monday, instead of finding themselves on … Continue reading

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Workers Memorial Day Events Around Iowa

Below is a list Workers Memorial Day events around Iowa.  For more info about Iowa events:   Iowa Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO “Workers’ Memorial Day, International Workers’ Memorial Day or International Commemoration Day (ICD) for Dead and Injured or Day of … Continue reading

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