So-called “right to work” laws negatively impact a state’s workforce and economic growth, according to a recent report released by the Illinois Economic Policy Institute and the Project for Middle Class Renewal. Iowa is one of twenty seven states with such laws. The report, released last month, shows how, in terms of worker financial security, […]
Iowa’s leading labor unions filed an OSHA complaint today regarding the COVID-19 policies adopted for the session, and leading labor unions signed a letter to Iowa House and Senate leadership expressing their concerns over lack of safety in the capitol building when it comes to the pandemic. “This should be about public health and safety […]
Unions protect workers and this creates a safe work environment for everyone, not just those who are union members.
I’m working everyday - in Washington and here in Iowa - to stand with and work for workers. But we can’t do this alone.