After Hurricane Michael, IBEW Line Workers, Tree Trimmers Begin the Hard Work of Recovery

 

The most powerful hurricane to make landfall in the Florida panhandle in at least 150 years smashed houses, sent a storm surge dozens of miles inland, tore up thousands of trees and cut power to an estimated 1.3 million customers. At least 11 people have been confirmed dead.

 

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf Delivering for the IBEW

 

Pennsylvania IBEW locals have received more than $2 million in state grant money to expand their training centers as a part of Gov. Tom Wolf’s push to support apprenticeships.

 

Taking a Stand

 

November's Election and the IBEW Members Leading the Charge for Change

 

Canadian Members Press Parliament for ‘Lineworker Appreciation Day’

 

A push is on in Canada to designate July 10 as National Lineworker Appreciation Day there, and IBEW International President Lonnie Stephenson is encouraging all members in the union’s First District to help make it happen.

 

Members of Congress Stand with WUSA-9 Workers; Urge Station to Bargain in Good Faith

 

As Washington, D.C., Local 1200 marks a year battling for a fair contract at CBS-affiliate WUSA-9, members of Congress and other area leaders are urging the station’s corporate owners Tegna Inc. to show its workers the respect they deserve at the bargaining table.

 

2018 IBEW Women's Conference

 

Women members of IBEW came together in St.Paul, Minnesota earlier this year to share stories, learn skills and get inspired as they work to grow the labor movement and the power of working women.