IOWA TEACHERS UNION FILES LAWSUIT OVER CONTRACT LAW

first_imgIowa’s teacher’s union filed a lawsuit today (Tuesday), challenging the new state law that restricts contracts talks for most public sector workers to just their base salary.Iowa State Education Association president Tammy Wawro says the law is unconstitutional because there are now two classes of government workers in Iowa.Public safety workers were allowed to continue negotiating over a wide range of issues.Audio Playerhttp://kscj.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/TEACH-UNION.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume.OC…..back in place.” :08The local union that represents teachers in the Davenport School District has joined the I-S-E-A’s lawsuit.More than 34-thousand Iowa teachers are members of the Iowa State Education Association.Radio Iowalast_img