Get Adobe Flash player

FIRST PUBLISHED IN 1893 Printed in the USA International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Vol. 11 No. 9 September 2017 IBEW News Fit to a T Cincinnati local finds unionmade shirts, new shop 2

2 T h e E l e c t r i c a l W o r k e r S e p t e m b e r 2 0 17 Continued from page 1 Charter Turns its Back on Customers, Union Members Curran said its always preferable to work with a company,

T h e E l e c t r i c a l W o r k e r S e p t e m b e r 2 0 17 3 Meeting at the Corner of Opportunity and Growth D ave Fashbaughs jurisdiction is mostly rural, save for the influx of vacationers

4 T h e E l e c t r i c a l W o r k e r S e p t e m b e r 2 0 17 Vancouver PreApprentice Program Expands Access I n collaboration with the aboriginal community and the building trades, Vancouver,

T h e E l e c t r i c a l W o r k e r S e p t e m b e r 2 0 17 5 CIRCUITS New IBEW Newsletter Highlights Code of Excellence Values The Code of Excellence is the backbone of everything the IBEW does

6 T h e E l e c t r i c a l W o r k e r S e p t e m b e r 2 0 17 TRANSITIONS DECEASED Ken Woods The IBEW is saddened to report that former First District Vice President Ken Woods died peacefully i

T h e E l e c t r i c a l W o r k e r S e p t e m b e r 2 0 17 7 LOCAL LINES Henry Miller Museum Award Celebration of Honorees L.U. 1 as,c,ees,ei,em,es,et,fm,i,mt,rts,s,se,spa,st ws, ST. LOUIS, MO

8 T h e E l e c t r i c a l W o r k e r S e p t e m b e r 2 0 17 LOCAL LINES on any project and being election judge is no different. Thanks, Frank On the ballot this November will be a question as

T h e E l e c t r i c a l W o r k e r S e p t e m b e r 2 0 17 9 LOCAL LINES Local 89 members and supporters attend mobilization rally to show solidarity with workers at Frontier Communications. t

10 T h e E l e c t r i c a l W o r k e r S e p t e m b e r 2 0 17 LOCAL LINES public officials in Columbus in an effort to gain political support for bills that allow ZeroEmissions Nuclear ZEN cred

T h e E l e c t r i c a l W o r k e r S e p t e m b e r 2 0 17 11 Local 379 Foreman Development Series class of 2017 graduates. Foreman Development Series Class of 2017 Graduates L.U. 379 i,ortb,

12 T h e E l e c t r i c a l W o r k e r S e p t e m b e r 2 0 17 LOCAL LINES Local Receives Award Election of Officers L.U. 611 catv,es,govt,i,lctt,o,spa,tu, ALBUQUERQUE, NM The Local 611 electi

T h e E l e c t r i c a l W o r k e r S e p t e m b e r 2 0 17 13 Political Efforts Yield Win IBEW COPE Award L.U. 1141 em,i,mow,rtsspa, OKLAHOMA CITY, OK With help from IBEW Local 1141, the Oklah

14 T h e E l e c t r i c a l W o r k e r S e p t e m b e r 2 0 17 LOCAL LINES building a strong, unified IBEW. Bus. Mgr. Reaves has been with the IBEW for over 20 years. He has worked as a lineman,

T h e E l e c t r i c a l W o r k e r S e p t e m b e r 2 0 17 15 we helped Labor Night celebrate the 52nd anniversary of Medicare Our regular events such as the union picnic, the cruise to Europe

16 T h e E l e c t r i c a l W o r k e r S e p t e m b e r 2 0 17 RETIREES also toured the Oil Museum of Canada located on the grounds. This outing also included lunch provided by the Friendship Gr

T h e E l e c t r i c a l W o r k e r S e p t e m b e r 2 0 17 17 Trip to Henry Miller Museum RETIREES CLUB OF L.U. 702, WEST FRANKFORT, IL Over a dozen retirees enjoyed a trip to the Henry Miller

18 T h e E l e c t r i c a l W o r k e r S e p t e m b e r 2 0 17 FROM THE OFFIC EDITORIALS E R S Standing Up to Corporate Greed International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers The Electrical Wor

T h e E l e c t r i c a l W o r k e r S e p t e m b e r 2 0 17 19 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR The Role of Politics I am an 88yearold greatgrandfather, and while I may not be the smartest guy in the worl

20 T h e E l e c t r i c a l W o r k e r S e p t e m b e r 2 0 17 Illinois Wireman Turns Author, Filmmaker to Honor Familys Service Path of the Past recalls a mans heroic service to country during

Share