Fagan pleads not guilty to #ialegis assault

Nearly forty members of Iowa Citizens for Community Improvement Action Fund (CCI Action Fund) looked on at the Polk County Courthouse April 3 as Iowa CCI founding director and former priest Joe Fagan, 73, pled not guilty to simple misdemeanor assault charges stemming from a confrontation with House Labor Committee Chair, Representative Greg Forristall (R-Macedonia), during an Iowa CCI Action Fund “Worker Justice” Rally and Lobby Day on March 11.

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What’s left this legislative session

As a result of the funnel, both good and bad bills we've been tracking have been stopped. Check out the details here.

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Wage thieves should be worried!

stop wage theft!

The bill that would crack down on wage theft, Senate File 2295, has passed the Senate!

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A majority of Iowans want this

raise the wage!

Momentum is building for an increase in the minimum wage -- and Iowans are ready to take action.

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Our take on 2014’s first funnel

As the dust settles from the first funnel, check out the good bills we're pushing and bad bills we're working to stop this legislative session.

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Following SOTU, Harkin says to raise the wage

CCI Action member, Nereida Castro, was highlighted in Sen. Harkin’s speech regarding the need to raise the minimum wage. CCI Action members urge State lawmakers to take action now.

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