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Davenport rally against Iowa collective bargaining changes

DAVENPORT, Iowa – A hearing on an Iowa bill that limits union contract negotiations is set for Monday February 13th.

In anticipation of the hearing, on Sunday February 12th, nearly 200 public workers and their supporters came together in Davenport to speak out against it. 194 more words


08.23.16: The Purge

Last night, the mayor of the Liberator municipality, Jorge Rodriguez, announced that five key government ministries had 48 hours to fire all senior staff who signed in favour of the recall referendum against Maduro in May. 1,118 more words

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Employed and homeless.

This is not supposed to occur in the United States, the self-described richest country in the world.

But put together a little bad luck, a low-wage job and years of frozen pay, and you have a recipe for falling down. 840 more words