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Iowa Govt workers defy attempt to weaken their unions [Pekin Daily Times] 2017-11-14

Iowa SEIU Pres Cathy Glasson exploring run for governor in 2018 [ABC] 2017-06-01

Iowa Gov signs bill to reduce workers comp benefits [Insurance Jrnl] 2017-04-19


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Iowa Univ. Iowa Hospitals and Clinics healthcare workers call on Iowa leaders to step up in fight against COVID-19 2020-10-22 [ABC]

Iowa Why voting yes in union recertification elections is voting yes for gender equality 2020-10-12 [The Register]

Iowa Iowa Beef Plant Fined Just $957 After 300 Workers Tested Positive for Virus 2020-09-26 [MBT Mag]

Iowa EPI Union workers are paid 11.2% more and have greater access to health insurance and paid sick days than their nonunion counterparts 2020-08-26 [IA Labor News]

Iowa HEROES Act – Part Five in an Iowa AFL-CIO Series: The Role of Unions in the COVID-19 Crisis 2020-07-21 [IA Labor News]

Iowa Families of three workers who died of Covid-19 sue Tyson for lying about outbreak 2020-06-30 [Counter]

Iowa Families of 3 deceased workers sue Tyson over Iowa outbreak 2020-06-26 [AP]

Iowa As many as 1,200 workers still not back at Smithfield after COVID-19 outbrea 2020-06-16 [Sioux Falls Argus Leader]

 VIDEO Iowa The Death March, Slavery, Meat Plant Workers & Covid-19 For more info 2020-05-13 [LVP]

Iowa Outbreak at Tyson plant infected 1,031 workers 2020-05-10 [FOX]

Iowa Iowa Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO calls for COVID-19 worker protections 2020-04-21 [CBS]

Iowa Union Criticizes Governor, DOC After Prison Worker Tests Positive 2020-04-13 [WHO Radio]

Iowa Union says Iowa Veterans Home workers at risk of infection 2020-04-08 [KTTC]

Iowa Tentative agreement reached between UFCW Local 222 representing union nurses and MercyOne Siouxland Medical Center 2020-01-25 [KTIV]

Iowa Teamsters host candidate forum in Cedar Rapids 2019-12-07 [Radio IA]

Iowa General Mills workers lock in benefits with new ratified contract: Bernie Sanders heralds union's achievement 2019-11-16 [Gazette]

Iowa General Mills and Cedar Rapids workers reach tentative agreement 2019-11-10 [KWWL]

Iowa New Quaker Oats contract ratified for workers 2019-11-09 [KWWL]

Iowa Workers, General Mills reach tentative deal on new contract 2019-11-09 [CBS 2 Iowa]

Iowa Amid contract dispute, union workers picket outside homes of General Mills leaders 2019-11-05 [ABC]

Iowa Bernie Sanders defends staff compensation after complaints his campaign is not paying $15 an hour 2019-07-21 [Des Moines Register]

Iowa Iowa Board of Regents receives almost meaningless penalty for violating the law in contract talks with UI grad student union 2019-06-22 [Little Village Mag]

Iowa A nurse was beaten unconscious. Now, more workers attacked at Iowa mental health facility 2019-06-22 [State Farmer]

Iowa As Democratic Candidates Gather in Iowa, Sanders Marches Alongside McDonald*s Workers to Demand $15 Minimum Wage 2019-06-10 [Common Dreams]

Iowa Bernie Sanders joins striking McDonald*s workers in Cedar Rapids 2019-06-08 [We Are IA]

Iowa Sanders to rally with McDonald's workers demanding $15 minimum wage 2019-06-06 [The Hill]

Iowa Union employees vote to authorize strike against Arconic 2019-05-31 [KWQC]

Iowa McDonald's Workers Protest Pay And Harassment, NYC Mayor Joins In 2019-05-24 [Iowa Public Radio]

 VIDEO Iowa Union workers to hold rally midst Arconic contract negotiations 2019-05-16 [KWQC]

Iowa General Mills USA: Iowa workers vote to join RWDSU 2019-01-21 [IUF]

Iowa Cedar Rapids General Mills workers unionize 2019-01-12 [Gazette]

Iowa Workers at General Mills plant in Iowa vote to unionize 2019-01-12 [Minneapolis Star-Trib]

Iowa Board approves request by Grinnell students to drop union effort 2018-12-25 [Des Moines Register]

Iowa Board approves request by Grinnell students to drop union effort 2018-12-24 [Des Moines Register]

Iowa Grinnell Student Workers Boost Union Cause by Changing the Narrative 2018-12-19 [NPQ]

Iowa Grinnell Students Drop Union Expansion Bid: Fear that Trump NLRB will undo their rights 2018-12-15 [IA PR]

Iowa Grinnell College Challenges Vote To Expand Student Workers Union 2018-12-14 [WBUR]

Iowa Grinnell Files Federal Appeal Over Vote To Expand Students Union 2018-12-11 [IA PR]

Iowa Grinnell Union Workers Vote Not To Authorize Strike 2018-12-09 [IA PR]

Iowa Grinnell: An Anti-Union (Liberal) College? 2018-12-07 [Inside Higher Ed]

Iowa Grinnell student union members to vote whether to strike Friday after administrators refuse to meet with them 2018-12-07 [Des Moines Register]

Iowa Grinnell College president: We won't bargain with student workers union while our appeal is pending 2018-12-06 [The Register]

Iowa Grinnell alumni: College should not undermine student union vote 2018-12-04 [Des Moines Register]

Iowa Grinnell student workers approve campuswide union; school's move to quash has national implications 2018-12-01 [Des Moines Register]

Iowa Grinnell College (Iowa) opposition to a student worker union could hinder organizing efforts nationwide 2018-12-01 [Shreveport Times]

Iowa Grinnell student workers approve campuswide union: school move to quash has national implications 2018-11-30 [Des Moines Register]

Iowa 2 leave Iowa labor agency after hostile workplace complaints 2018-11-27 [Albany Times Union]

Iowa Pioneering Undergrad Workers Union Keeps Growing 2018-11-15 [Labour Notes]

Iowa University of Iowa faculty have less and less say in decisions, says professor association 2018-11-15 [Iowa City Press-Citizen]

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