President Stephenson Closes 39th International Convention ‘I am a member of the greatest union in the world. I am IBEW.’


The 39th International Convention was gaveled to a close by International President Lonnie R. Stephenson on Friday, Sept. 23.

‘We Can’t Leave You in the Dark’: Clinton Backs Key Coal Credits, Miners


Hillary Clinton spoke out in support of miners and the future of coal on Sept. 8 just hours before thousands of members of the United Mine Workers’ and other unions gathered on the U.S. Capitol grounds to demand action to save retiree healthcare and pensions.

This Race Could be the One to Give Democrats a Senate Majority


Illinois voters in this year’s Senate race are choosing between incumbent Mark Kirk and Rep. Tammy Duckworth, a Democrat from the 8th district. And it could be the race to give Democrats the majority.

39th IBEW International Convention

Our video team documents the final day of the 39th IBEW International Convention, including speeches a fiery speech from Former Governor Neil Abercrombie, and all the great memories of a fantastic convention week.