IDAHO LEGISLATURE ATTEMPTS TO END COLLECTIVE BARGAINING

UPDATE: H264 – PULLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. The bill won’t be heard Monday.  We will keep you posted about this anti-worker legislation and let you know when your testimony is needed.  In the meantime, call your reps and tell them you do...

Raise the wage or kowtow to the rich

25 states and localities increased their minimum wage in 2016. By all measures, this is progress for working families in America. A piece of legislation was introduced last week by House Rep. Matt Erpelding D-Boise. The ask is simple but audacious...

Resist! Resist! Raise up your fists and your phones

As we step into the next chapter of US History make a couple of phone calls in an act of resistance. Idaho has its own swamp problem.  Self-interested, crony politicians have filled our Statehouse, we need to send a clear message that we want the...

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IDAHO LEGISLATURE ATTEMPTS TO END COLLECTIVE BARGAINING

UPDATE: H264 – PULLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. The bill won’t be heard Monday.  We will keep you posted about this anti-worker legislation and let you know when your testimony is needed.  In the meantime, call your reps and tell them you do...

Raise the wage or kowtow to the rich

25 states and localities increased their minimum wage in 2016. By all measures, this is progress for working families in America. A piece of legislation was introduced last week by House Rep. Matt Erpelding D-Boise. The ask is simple but audacious...

Not asking for the moon

What do people in Idaho want during this coming Legislative session? Dignity. They want their families and the land treated with dignity. Not the moon, not a million bucks. They want jobs, healthcare, and education, and they want our public lands to...

March Sadness

March Madness tipped off today. But you wouldn’t have known it at the Capitol. Under the dome, political pandering to the far-right made it feel more like March Sadness. Here’s a rundown. March Sadness 8:00 a.m. — Public lands:...

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