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  1. "Right-to-Work" Momentum Building in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | JD Supra

    ... has revived discussions regarding a national right-to-work bill. Representatives Joe Wilson (R. S.C.) and Steve King (R. Iowa) introduced legislation that would prohibit workers from being required to support a union or pay union dues. ...

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  2. Rep. King introduces bill to make English America's official languageRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    Congressman Steve King is introducing a bill that, if passed, would make English the official language of the United States. Rep. King says "Federal law has long required immigrants to learn English before they can become naturalized American Citizens.

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  3. GOP Congressmen Meet With Le PenRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | The Daily Caller

    Republican congressmen Steve King and Dana Rohrabacher, both Trump allies, met recently with far-right French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen. "US Congressmen King & Rohrabacher pay a visit to discuss liberty & shared values w/ Marine Le Pen," Iowa Rep. King tweeted Monday.

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  4. GOP Rep. Steve King urges Fussy Authoritarianism with his new Speech LawRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2017 | Irregular Times

    It is often claimed that the Republican Party is the party of "small government." But if this is true, why would a group of Republicans in Congress propose a bill to outlaw the use of millions of words by employees of the U.S. Government? This is the impact of H.R. 997, a bill introduced by Iowa Republican Rep. Steve King on February 9, 2017.

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  5. GOP's national right to work bill is a smokescreen: The threat is what comes nextRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2017 | Salon

    Last week, Iowa Congressman Steve King introduced the National Right to Work Act , which would create a nationwide ban on the requirement that workers who are represented by a union have to pay for the costs associated with representation. The bill was cosponsored by South Carolina's Joe Wilson, whose primary claim to fame is having yelled " you lie !" at President Barack Obama from the back benches of a joint session of Congress.

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  6. Rep. Peter King Re-Brands 'Travel Ban' To 'Terrorist Ban'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | Crooks and Liars

    Rep. Peter King, a supporter of Trump's immigration executive order, tried to re-brand Trump's defeated executive order earlier today. Speaking to Wolf Blitzer, King said, "This is a to me a very serious issue.

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  7. Steve King: Putin allows freedom of dissent because he hasn't...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2017 | The Raw Story

    Rep. Steve King defended President Donald Trump's recent praise of Vladimir Putin, noting that the Russian president had not killed a famous dissident, Garry Kasparov, who fled to New York City. During an interview with Fox News host Bill O'Reilly, Trump dismissed the murder of journalists in Russia, arguing that the United States was not "so innocent" either.

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  8. As unions remain cozy with Trump, they remain wary of Republicans in CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2017 | Washington Post

    ... Twenty-four hours earlier, at a thinly attended news conference at the other end of Pennsylvania Avenue, Reps. Steve King (R-Iowa) and Joe Wilson (R-S.C.) reintroduced their "right to work" legislation to prevent private-sector unions from ...

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  9. Release: Jeff Duncan Reintroduces Terrorist Deportation ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2017 | FITSNews

    ... cosponsors from around the country: Lou Barletta (PA), Doug LaMalfa (CA), Lee Zeldin (NY), Paul Gosar (AZ), Steve King (IA), Tom McClintock (CA), Brian Babin (AZ), Dave Brat (VA), and Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO). ( Editor's Note: The above communication ...

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  10. Writers Guild of America, East Statement Opposing National Right to Work LegislationRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    Writers Guild of America, East, AFL-CIO President Michael Winship and Executive Director Lowell Peterson issued the following statement opposing National "Right to Work" Legislation: "One of the strange perennial rituals of Beltway Washington is the introduction of legislation to destroy the only effective voice American workers have on the job. Mislabeled "National Right to Work," this legislation - introduced yet again by far-right congressmen Steve King and Joe Wilson - intends to cut organized labor off at the knees by making it impossible to finance the tough work put in by American unions to represent and protect working people.

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  11. Writers Guild Releases Statement Opposing National 'Right to Work' LegislationRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Writers Guild of America, East, AFL-CIO President Michael Winship and Executive Director Lowell Peterson issued the following statement opposing National "Right to Work" Legislation: "One of the strange perennial rituals of Beltway Washington is the introduction of legislation to destroy the only effective voice American workers have on the job. Mislabeled "National Right to Work," this legislation -- introduced yet again by far-right congressmen Steve King and Joe Wilson -- intends to cut organized labor off at the knees by making it impossible to finance the tough work put in by American unions to represent and protect working people.

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  12. Next Eggs And IssuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | KICD-AM Spencer

    ... Others invited to attend include Senator Ernst, Senator Grassley, Iowa Ag Secretary Bill Northey, Congressman Steve King, Gov. Branstad, Lt. Gov. Reynolds along with Iowa Senators and Representatives that represent the districts bordering our ...

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  13. New National "Right to Work" Bill Threatens Hollywood UnionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... including such newer production centers as Georgia, Louisiana and Florida. The new bill, H.R. 744, which Reps. Steve King (R-Iowa) and Joe Wilson (R-SC) introduced in the House, would extend right to work to all states nationwide. Under current law, ...

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  14. Legislation is "a backdoor attempt at bankrupting labor unions," say Congressional Democrats.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... including such newer production centers as Georgia, Louisiana and Florida. The new bill, H.R. 744, which Reps. Steve King (R-Iowa) and Joe Wilson (R-SC) introduced in the House, would extend right to work to all states nationwide. Under current law, ...

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  15. Teamsters strongly oppose national right-to-work legislationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen

    ... and their unions. The destructive anti-worker bill, H.R. 785, is sponsored by Reps. Joe Wilson (R-S.C.) and Steve King (R-Iowa) and would amend the National Labor Relations Act and Railway Labor Act to institute damaging right to work in all states. ...

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  16. Iowa rep sees repeal of Roe on horizonRead the original story

    Feb 1, 2017 | Boston Herald

    Iowa U.S. Rep. Steve King hopes the anticipated addition of Judge Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court will be the first step toward overturning Roe v. Wade, the landmark decision that made abortion legal in the United States.

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  17. Politico: Judge Gorsuch Nice Distraction Amid Trump ChaosRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | News Max

    The backlash of President Donald Trump's executive orders needed a distraction, and the Supreme Court nomination of Colorado appeals court Judge Neil Gorsuch came just in time, perhaps by design, GOP lawmakers told Politico on Wednesday. President Trump moved up Judge Gorsuch's announcement from Thursday to Tuesday "because he wanted to," White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer said something not lost on Rep. Steve King, R-Iowa.

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  18. National right-to-work law introduced in Congress WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | Illinoisreview

    A bill that would repeal federal laws that make "forced dues" the default labor law was introduced Wednesday by Congressman Steve King of Iowa and Congressman Joe Wilson of South Carolina. Thus far, no Illinois lawmakers have signed onto the effort.

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  19. National right-to-work bill introduced in CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | Washington Examiner

    ... on union-management contracts that force non-members to pay regular union fees. Reps. Joe Wilson, R-S.C., and Steve King, R-Iowa, sponsors of the legislation, said that joining a union should be the worker's choice. "At least 80 percent of Americans ...

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  20. House Republicans push forward anti-union 'right-to-work' billRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | ThinkProgress

    On Wednesday, Republican Reps. Steve King and Joe Wilson re-introduced a so-called "right-to-work" bill that would significantly hamper unions across the country and likely lower wages for all Americans.

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