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Our Office Will Be Closed Friday April 14th

Member Vote March 25th and March 27th 6:00AM to 8:30PM

Membership VOTE on Proposed Dues Changes! March 25th, Saturday 6:00AM – 8:30PM March 27th, Monday 6:00AM – 8:30PM Voting Place: 6 Hawkeye Drive, Suite 103, North Liberty, IA 52317 Map (Only Active Dues Paying Members are able to vote) Read …

UIHC Chapter President Letter – Vote Tuesday, 2-7-2017!

Dear SEIU Members, Hi, This is Lynette Halstead, SEIU – UIHC Chapter President As you know, your bargaining team has had to bargain for our new contract against a backdrop of historic political turmoil in Iowa and nationally. There are …

ACT NOW – Corporate-backed, Self-interested Politicians

We Can’t Afford to Lose Our Healthcare

  Don’t repeal Obamacare without a plan to keep our healthcare We need care, not chaos! Share this video to tell Congress: Don’t repeal the Affordable Care Act without a plan to keep and improve our healthcare. We can’t allow …

Wishing All A Safe and Happy Holiday from SEIU Local 199!

Members Welcome: Winter General Membership Meeting Dec. 10th 11:30am-1:00pm

SEIU Executive Vice President Valarie Long with SEIU members

Wishing a Safe & Happy Thanksgiving from the SEIU Local 199 Family to Yours

What’s Collective Bargaining? How does it work? Join us & find out!

Happy Labor Day from SEIU Local 199!

Wishing You All A Safe & Happy 4th of July from SEIU Local 199!

General Membership Summer Meeting July 23rd 12:00 (Noon) – 2:00pm

Have a Safe and Happy Memorial Day from SEIU Local 199!

SEIU RN’s meet and tell Senator Grassley, Do Your Job!

SEIU Iowa  Nurses Britney Bowen & Chris Sagon traveled on April 27th to meet with Senator Grassley to Do HIS JOB and hold hearings on the Supreme Court Nominee! Take a look at their visit to Washington, DC!  Click the …

SEIU’s Henry: $15 win in California shows power of sticking together

    WASHINGTON—In response to California Gov. Jerry Brown’s announcement of a path forward on raising the state’s minimum wage to $15, SEIU International President Mary Kay Henry issued the following statement: “For everyone from the fast-food cooks and cashiers …

Iowans Deserve a Family-Friendly Economy

Cathy Glasson, guest columnist for The Gazette Jan 17, 2016 at 5:00 am Iowa’s working families are one of our state’s most valuable assets, but somewhere along the way Iowa lost sight of what’s best for working families. It’s time …

Iowans: Take Action on Caucus Night 2/1/2016

  Sign up to take action on caucus night with Family Friendly Iowa!       We’re asking our supporters to do two things: Take pledge cards to your caucus We’re asking our volunteers to take a stack of our …

Your Vote Counts – Iowa Caucus, Feb. 1st

Click below for your Iowa Caucus Location: https://sos.iowa.gov/elections/voterreg/pollingplace/search.aspx

Tough Choices at Home; Tough Choices at Work

Nursing Home Workers Join Fight for $15 twitter facebook By Lakesia Collins, Certified Nursing Assistant, Illinois When I was 20 years old, I was on my way to earning my degree in criminal justice when I learned I was pregnant. In …