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Iowa Workers Need $14.69/hr to Make Ends Meet

Iowa workers are falling behind while lawmakers drag their feet on raising the state's minimum wage. A new report shows that Iowa workers need close to $15/hr just to make ends meet, lining up with the national "Fight for $15" movement spreading across the country.

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Paychecks are for workers, not big banks

More and more workers are being paid on debit cards, not paychecks. Iowa Senate File 460 aims to...

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Breaking the cycle of payday loan debt

Payday lending creates a cycle of debt nearly impossible to escape from. That's why we're pushing for a common sense bill at the statehouse to break this cycle and put people before payday loan greed!

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We're talking about economic justice all over Des Moines...

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Democratic candidate for governor gets behind CCI Action’s “People First Iowa” agenda

State Senator Jack Hatch (D-Des Moines), the Democratic candidate for governor running against incumbent Terry Branstad, endorsed Iowa Citizens for Community Improvement Action Fund’s “People First Iowa” agenda today during an hour-long meeting with more than 200 CCI Action Fund members at the Henry Wallace Building Auditorium.

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