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FIRST PUBLISHED IN 1893 Printed in the USA International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Vol. 11 No. 6 June 2017 IBEW News Stonewalling in N.Y. Cable company wont bargain with striking worker

2 T h e E l e c t r i c a l W o r ke r J u n e 2 0 17 SAFETY UNDER ATTACK Ludicrous. Meritless. Insane Mullen said he is most concerned, so far, about an executive order issued in January calling f

T h e E l e c t r i c a l Wo r ke r J u n e 2 0 17 3 Rules protecting workers from silica and beryllium have been delayed, and employers that violate the law have new protections under unified Repu

4 T h e E l e c t r i c a l W o r k e r J u n e 2 0 17 Chicago Local 134 Business Manager Donald Finn, center left, holds an agreement with Sheet Metal Workers Union Local 77 Business Manager Rocco

T h e E l e c t r i c a l Wo r ke r J u n e 2 0 17 5 IBEW Health Plan Fuels Organizing Boom at Texas Utility t its core, the IBEWNECA Family Medical Care Plan has a pretty simple mission to provid

6 T h e E l e c t r i c a l W o r ke r J u n e 2 0 17 Prioritizing Safety in New Brunswick hen Fredericton, New Brunswick, Local 37 Business Manager Ross Galbraith learned NB Power had won Canadas

T h e E l e c t r i c a l Wo r ke r J u n e 2 0 17 7 CIRCUITS Theyre the Experts Iowa Generating Plant Members Recognized Emery Generating Station in Clear Lake, Iowa, has been recognized as one of

8 T h e E l e c t r i c a l W o r k e r J u n e 2 0 17 2017 PHOTO CONTEST A lot goes into a good photo light, contrast, composition. But more than that, it needs to tell a story. And who better to

T h e E l e c t r i c a l Wo r ke r J u n e 2 0 17 9 hassling his uncle for an application paid off and he was accepted into Local 648s apprenticeship program. Work was slow at first, but after a m

10 T h e E l e c t r i c a l W o r ke r J u n e 2 0 17 LOCAL LINES Referendum Petition Active RENEW Committee L.U. 2 catv,lctt,o,tu, ST. LOUIS, MO IBEW Local 2, at the time of this writing, is wor

T h e E l e c t r i c a l Wo r ke r J u n e 2 0 17 11 its presence in our area. We at Local 70 appreciate the level of workmanship and focus on safety that they bring to our utility companies. We t

12 T h e E l e c t r i c a l W o r k e r J u n e 2 0 17 LOCAL LINES To the recent graduates Chris Olsen, Corey CardenasPerron, Gilbert Sanchez, Juan Palacios, Ryan Porter, Steve Rios and Trudi Tel

T h e E l e c t r i c a l Wo r ke r J u n e 2 0 17 13 Tribute to Labor Leader L.U. 420 u, WATERBURY, CT April 2017 marked one year since Local 420 lost its beloved business manager and friend Fran

14 T h e E l e c t r i c a l W o r k e r J u n e 2 0 17 LOCAL LINES Anticipating Summer 2017 L.U. 704 catv,emi, DUBUQUE, IA Nominations for local officers were held at the May meeting, and at thi

T h e E l e c t r i c a l Wo r ke r J u n e 2 0 17 15 our members and our golf outing sponsors are kept informed on the progress of our fund drive. Dick Mills, Treas. Stand in Solidarity RETIREES

16 T h e E l e c t r i c a l W o r k e r J u n e 2 0 17 RETIREES really got Southern cuisine down to an art. We eat at noon and have a short meeting, and then go home and take a nap. For more infor

T h e E l e c t r i c a l Wo r ke r J u n e 2 0 17 17 Currently there are two separate retirees lunch meetings that are held monthly. The Tampa Bay Chapter retirees of Local 915 meet at noon on the

18 T h e E l e c t r i c a l W o r k e r J u n e 2 0 17 FROM THE OFFIC EDITORIALS E R S A Better Way to Work International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers The Electrical Worker was the name of

T h e E l e c t r i c a l Wo r ke r J u n e 2 0 17 19 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR Skills and Professionalism As a newer member to the labor union I see how this organization matters. By going through an

20 T h e E l e c t r i c a l W o r k e r J u n e 2 0 17 Organ Donor Rejected, a Brothers Search Starts Anew IBEW members working for Beaumont Solar built the 1.3 megawatt rooftop solar system on t

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