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This Union Nurse and Outspoken Progressive Could Become Iowa’s Next Governo

Cathy Glasson is running an insurgent campaign on a platform of Medicare for all, a $15 minimum wage and ending “right to work” laws. DES MOINES, IOWA—Hugh Espey, executive director [...]

By | April 23rd, 2018|News|Comments Off on This Union Nurse and Outspoken Progressive Could Become Iowa’s Next Governo

Democratic and Libertarian candidates for governor speak at Cedar Rapids forum

The Democratic and Libertarian candidates for governor gathered Saturday for a forum in Cedar Rapids. The League of Women Voters of Iowa hosted the candidate forum at the Kirkwood Community [...]

By | April 22nd, 2018|News|Comments Off on Democratic and Libertarian candidates for governor speak at Cedar Rapids forum

Democrats, Libertarians mostly agree on Iowa priorities

Cathy Glasson, nurse and president of SEIU Local 199: Glasson reasserted herself as the most progressive candidate of the bunch, taking hard positions on universal healthcare, the $15 minimum wage, [...]

By | April 22nd, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Democrats, Libertarians mostly agree on Iowa priorities

League of Women Voters hold gubernatorial forum

That can be achieved only by “doing politics differently,” nurse and union leader Cathy Glasson of Coralville said. “Status quo policies and politics isn’t getting the job done in Iowa.”  [...]

By | April 22nd, 2018|News|Comments Off on League of Women Voters hold gubernatorial forum

Walkout rally held at the Capitol

"I support the second amendment I do, but this debate has gone long enough. No parent and no person should ever walk out the door of their house and worry [...]

By | April 22nd, 2018|News|Comments Off on Walkout rally held at the Capitol

ERIN MURPHY: Nate Boulton, Cathy Glasson duel for union support in Iowa Democratic gubernatorial primary

Two of the Democratic candidates for Iowa governor this week staked lanes in the race for union support. Nate Boulton received a key labor endorsement while Cathy Glasson called on [...]

By | April 21st, 2018|News|Comments Off on ERIN MURPHY: Nate Boulton, Cathy Glasson duel for union support in Iowa Democratic gubernatorial primary