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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 …

Wishing Each of You a Safe and Happy Thanksgiving Holiday!

      Dear SEIU Iowa -Local 199 Members; From all of the SEIU Executive Board and staff here at SEIU Iowa, we wish each of you a Safe and Happy Thanksgiving Holiday. We also express our gratitude to those …

Calling All SEIU-Iowa Nurse Members! Register before Oct. 14th! Your Voice Matters!

Great opportunity for SEIU-Iowa Nurse members!  Sign up prior to October 14th so you are ready to be a vital part of this 2 week Conversation!  Nurse to Nurse National Session! Only takes a few minutes of your time to …

Happy Labor Day, Sept. 7th from SEIU Local 199!

Home Care Providers and Consumers Tell Their Stories to Hillary Clinton 8/6/2015 at 5:30 CST

They’re joining together to provide quality care. Watch live here on Thursday!r twitter    facebook Some of the hard-working women and men who provide home care to millions of people in the United States — and some of the people they …

Fight for $15 Friday’s at 4pm on Aug. 7th and Aug. 21st

    Join us on at 4:00pm on the Fridays below at our meeting hall on 940 S. Gilbert Court in Iowa City.  For more information visit website: Raise the Wage – Center for Worker Justice of Eastern Iowa  

Identify Me – Johnson County Community ID – Available in July 2015

Johnson County Community ID Flyer – English Johnson County Community ID Flyer – Spanish

UIHC Respiratory Therapy Dept May newsletter

 “SEIU Leaders Scott Rohwedder and Valerie Maglioacchetti from UIHC’s Dept of Respiratory Care educate fellow therapists on Fundamentals of Critical Care Support.”

SEIU Local 199 Iowa City School Employees Participate on Panel to Educate Prospective Candidates Considering Running For the Iowa City Community School District School Board Elections This Fall

SEIU Local 199 Iowa City Community School District (ICCSD) union leaders Mark McBurney and Lisa Bream tell prospective candidates for ICCSD school board elections about the issues important to the employees of the IC School district at the 2nd Annual …

Immigration 2015

May 2015: Immigration Day of Action Events –   May 19 National Day of #ImmigrationAction:  “You Can’t Win Without Us.” For more information about DAPA/DACA, visit iAmerica.org.   # # #   SEIU’s Henry: Clinton is right on immigration FOR …