Norcross to President Trump: Don’t Cut Job-Training Programs


A group of 48 Democratic House members – including New Jersey Rep. Donald Norcross, an IBEW member – are warning that the Trump administration’s plan to cut the Labor Department budget by 20 percent would decimate good job-training programs that already exist.

Labor Board Tilts Against Working Families as Trump Effect Takes Hold


The National Labor Relations Board is about to shift dramatically in favor of big corporations, as two controversial Donald Trump appointees cleared Senate committee hurdles on July 19.

Union Plus Announces IBEW Scholarship Winners


This year, Union Plus granted over $11,000 in scholarships to family members of IBEW workers. The scholarships were awarded to 11 recipients who attend or are planning to attend university, college trade or technical school.

Lobbying 101: How to Be an Agent for Change


A group of young IBEW members from New York held their first “lobby day” in Albany, meeting with their elected representatives and getting the chance to sway them on a current piece of legislation.

IBEW Teams Up to Help Protect Your Child

The IBEW and the National Child ID program are teaming up to provide parents and caregivers the tools they need to help keep their children safe.