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U of I Labor Center to close

The center had provided several resources to workers in the state.

Posted: Thu Jul 12 16:17:09 PDT 2018
Updated: Thu Jul 12 16:17:09 PDT 2018

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the university of iowa announced plans to cut staff, sell property in des monies and close seven centers in response to reducitons in state funding including its labor center. trade center closing-vo-1 lowerthird2line:university of iowa plans cuts kimt news 3 tom willert of mason city is a retired labor union worker and says the univeristy of iowa labor center has provided mason city with several resources whether it is employment training or helping workers understand their contracts with their employers to safety on the job. willett says the entire state will feel the impacts of this center closing.xxx trade center closing-sot-1 lowerthird2line:tom willert mason city, ia when workers make a good living and have decent benefits it strengthens the economy echoes throughout the entire states economy it raises everybody's up and it's not just about union members when unions are strong everybody who works for a living as a better living much of the labor center's funds came from local union donations with a small contribution from the school. / do you text
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