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IBEW Trades Women Build Nations

A message from IBEW Local 11:

Support women in the trades! Help send IBEW Local 11 members to the Trades Women Build Nations Conference in Minneapolis this October. 133 more words

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Square Challenge — Blue

Becky has a new Square format photo challenge for the month of July and the theme is Blue.

According to Becky, our photos can:

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Unregistered electrical workers a 'huge problem,' says Ontario trade union

The 18-year-old man who died after he was electrocuted while performing electrical work at a downtown Toronto condominium building wasn’t registered as an apprentice, a work arrangement that is a “huge problem” according to a major trade union. 785 more words


New York: State-funded workbook on EMF health risks published in 1990

Electromagnetic Fields (EMFs) : A Training Workbook for Working People
Produced by The Labor Institute, NYC
October 1990

Funded by a grant from the New York State Department of Labor, Occupational safety and Health Training and Education Program, Contract Number C006029… 684 more words

Joe Biden jokes about having 'permission' to hug union leader

WASHINGTON — In his first public appearance since several women said he had behaved physically inappropriately, former Vice-President Joe Biden on Friday made light of his tendency to be affectionate while delivering a nostalgia-drenched speech aimed at winning back the white, blue collar workers who backed Trump in 2016. 986 more words


AFL-CIO Energy Committee releases letter opposing the Green New Deal

A  letter, dated March 8, was addressed to Senator Ed Markey and Representative Alexandra Ocasio Cortez, and signed by  Cecil Roberts, president of the United Mine Workers of America , and Lonnie Stephenson, president of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, on behalf of the  AFL-CIO’s Energy Committee.  341 more words

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Lakeshore on the hunt for new top bureaucrat

As Lakeshore hunts for a new head of its administration, striking municipal workers are calling on the town’s mayor to “take the reins” in negotiating a contract settlement. 553 more words

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