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FIRST PUBLISHED IN 1893 Printed in the USA International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Vol. 12 No. 2 February 2018 IBEW News Puerto Rico IBEW volunteers pitched in to help an island in tat

2 The Electrical Worker February 2018 IBEW Volunteers Begin Slow Work of Rebuilding Puerto Rico N ew York Local 3 member Lou Alvarez has seen devastation before, but nothing prepared him for what

The Electrical Worker February 2018 3 Its Your Health Free Medical Screening Offers Chance for LifeSaving Early Detection H pole, you used a pulley and a rope. The scale of the catastrophe was ev

4 The Electrical Worker February 2018 B.C. Challenge Keeping Women in the Trades R ecruiting women into the trades is getting a little easier Lisa Langevin has found over more than 15 years as an

The Electrical Worker February 2018 5 ORGANIZING WIRE Idaho Democratic Party Staff Join IBEW For decades the Democratic party has relied on organized labor for support at the ballot. Now the staff

6 The Electrical Worker February 2018 CIRCUITS Members Take Home Top Prizes at National Electrical Competition IBEW members from across the country competed in the second annual IDEAL National Cham

The Electrical Worker February 2018 7 IBEW MEDIA WORLD IBEW Angels Brighten Detroit Womans Dark, Cold Home A 90yearold Detroit woman in need of handson help to light and warm her home got an early

8 The Electrical Worker February 2018 In MemoriamDecember Members for Whom PBF Death Claims were Approved in Xxxx 20182017 Local Surname 1 1 1 1 1 1 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 5

The Electrical Worker February 2018 9 State of the Worker Continued from page 1 federal agencies and boards filled with appointees hostile to workers. The single biggest blow delivered to working

10 The Electrical Worker February 2018 Continued from page 9 YOUR SAFETY The truth about those regulations that White House wants to eliminate is that many of them prevent illness, injury and save

The Electrical Worker February 2018 11 he Worker NH ND MN SD IA IL KS MO TN AR MS TX LA AL GA IN OH WV VA KY NC SC WI MI PA NY CT NJ DE MD VT ME MA RI tes Laws Hostile to Workers Are on the Rise

12 The Electrical Worker February 2018 LOCAL LINES Two Contracts Ratified Steward Training Classes L.U. 10 u, JOHNSON CITY, NY We hope all our brothers and sisters enjoyed a happy holiday season.

The Electrical Worker February 2018 13 donating toys to the Salvation Army and hosting a food drive for the Hope of the Valley Rescue Mission to benefit the homeless. We as a local give back to tho

14 The Electrical Worker February 2018 LOCAL LINES retirements. Enjoy, brothers Youve earned it. Lets not forget the members we lost in 2017 Charles Conrad, Larry Mason, Eugene Timmer, Tom Repp, Ru

The Electrical Worker February 2018 15 branches, hanging the branches, decorating, and powering the tree and the train that encircles the tree. It was quite a day and we are proud to say that our h

16 The Electrical Worker February 2018 LOCAL LINES New Jersey General Assembly, representing the 11th Legislative District. Thank you to IBEW Int. Rep. and Central Labor Council Pres. Wyatt Earp, B

The Electrical Worker February 2018 17 Historical Society Exhibit L.U. 654 i, CHESTER, PA The Delaware County Historical Society requested each trade union to donate time, tools, artifacts, and lo

18 The Electrical Worker February 2018 FROM THE OFFIC EDITORIALS E R S Dont Get Mad. Vote International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers The Electrical Worker was the name of the first official

The Electrical Worker February 2018 19 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR Gratitude for Hero Linemen Im writing to say thanks to a group of line persons men and women from Hartford, Conn. Local 42, who came to

20 The Electrical Worker February 2018 New Jersey CoGen Workers Say Yes to IBEW, No to Efforts to Divide Them N ine months after a nailbiting, onevote organizing victory, workers at New Jerseys L

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