International Brotherhood

Latest stories

5h
MLive.com
Planning commissioner declines seat after mayor called process 'political'five people submitted applications. In addition to Branigan, Milster and Hillik
Planning commissioner declines seat after mayor called process 'political'
MLive.com / Posted 5 hours ago
five people submitted applications. In addition to Branigan, Milster and Hilliker, Rich Rytlewski, who works for the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, and former Bay City Commission President Lori Dufresne also... Read more
10h
Northwest Herald
House Speaker Michael Madigan makes rare appearance in Joliet to address labor leaderswage – in my judgment, runs contrary to the core beliefs of both Democrats and
House Speaker Michael Madigan makes rare appearance in Joliet to address labor leaders
Northwest Herald / Posted 10 hours ago
wage – in my judgment, runs contrary to the core beliefs of both Democrats and Republicans,” Madigan said before a packed International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers 167 West Banquet Hall. “Because advocacy of these issues would reduce wages... Read more
17h
Zero Hedge
UPS Braces For $3.8 Billion Charge As Treasury's Pension Benefit Decision Loomswould have to take a charge of approximately $3.2 to $3.8 billion. As part of
UPS Braces For $3.8 Billion Charge As Treasury's Pension Benefit Decision Looms
Zero Hedge / Posted 17 hours ago
would have to take a charge of approximately $3.2 to $3.8 billion. As part of a collective bargaining agreement with the International Brotherhood of Teamsters when UPS withdrew from the fund in 2007, the company agreed to provide supplemental... Read more
1d
The Huffington Post
The Verizon Strike Is About More Than Dollars And Centsand final offer," which was rejected by the unions representing the workers, th
The Verizon Strike Is About More Than Dollars And Cents
The Huffington Post / Posted yesterday
and final offer," which was rejected by the unions representing the workers, the Communications Workers of America and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers. That offer included a 7.5 percent pay hike over the course of the contract... Read more
7 related stories
1d
Weirton Daily Times
Four seeking two Brooke board seatsfor several years, said he is familiar with the issues and goals the board will
Four seeking two Brooke board seats
Weirton Daily Times / Posted yesterday
for several years, said he is familiar with the issues and goals the board will face in the future. A graduate of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers' four-year apprentice program with 37 years of experience in electrical... Read more
1d
Boston Herald
Unions diss Verizon's 'last' offeror triple in the next week.” More than 36,000 workers walked off the job on Ap
Unions diss Verizon's 'last' offer
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
or triple in the next week.” More than 36,000 workers walked off the job on April 13 in a strike called by the CWA and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers. The start of the strike coincided with an announcement that Verizon would be... Read more
7 related stories
1d
FierceTelecom
Verizon deploys additional contractors as CWA, IBEW reject telco's new labor offerthousands of additional employees as wireline workers represented by the Commun
Verizon deploys additional contractors as CWA, IBEW reject telco's new labor offer
FierceTelecom / Posted yesterday
thousands of additional employees as wireline workers represented by the Communications Workers of America (CWA) and International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) continue their labor strike. The new workers are a mix of Verizon... Read more
1d
Fortune
Verizon Adds Thousands More Workers To Replace Strikerscompany’s executives met with representatives for the two unions involved, the
Verizon Adds Thousands More Workers To Replace Strikers
Fortune / Posted yesterday
company’s executives met with representatives for the two unions involved, the Communications Workers of America and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, in Philadelphia and New York on Thursday. Verizon made what it called a... Read more
3 related stories
1d
NJ.com
Hundreds protest Verizon at union rally in Jersey Citysaid it was making its "last, best final offer" to 36,000 workers represented b
Hundreds protest Verizon at union rally in Jersey City
NJ.com / Posted yesterday
said it was making its "last, best final offer" to 36,000 workers represented by Communications Workers of America and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers. A union official with IBEW said today the offer was "not even close to where... Read more
1d
Business Insurance
UPS claims proposed Central States benefit reductions illegalcompany, which withdrew from the $17.8 billion pension fund as part of a collec
UPS claims proposed Central States benefit reductions illegal
Business Insurance / Posted yesterday
company, which withdrew from the $17.8 billion pension fund as part of a collective bargaining agreement with the International Brotherhood of Teamsters at the end of 2007, might also be required to pay between $3.2 billion and $3.8... Read more
1d
Business Wire
Private Warehouses at Port of LA to Anchor Nation’s Largest Solar Feed-in Tariff Projectinstallation effort will be led by a U.S. military veteran with 30 years of sol
Private Warehouses at Port of LA to Anchor Nation’s Largest Solar Feed-in Tariff Project
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
installation effort will be led by a U.S. military veteran with 30 years of solar experience, and work will be completed by International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local 11 members; A state-of-the-art SolarStrap™ roof and training... Read more
2d
Aircraft Maintenance Technology
FAA investigating Allegiant Air after high-profile incidentsbad press stems from union propaganda. Allegiant has been in ongoing disputes w
FAA investigating Allegiant Air after high-profile incidents
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 2 days ago
bad press stems from union propaganda. Allegiant has been in ongoing disputes with its pilots, who are represented by the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, and its 600 flight attendants, who are represented by the Transport Workers' Union.... Read more
5 related stories
2d
NBC News
Strike-Hit Verizon Makes 'Final' Contract Proposal to Unionsof the largest U.S. strikes in recent years. The strike was called by the Comm
Strike-Hit Verizon Makes 'Final' Contract Proposal to Unions
NBC News / Posted 2 days ago
of the largest U.S. strikes in recent years. The strike was called by the Communications Workers of America (CWA) and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers. Sticking points in contract negotiations include job relocations, pensions,... Read more
7 related stories
2d
Lowell Sun
500-strong join Verizon line in Lowell to picket over jobsweeks. Police estimated the crowd at more than 500 people, most of them wearing
500-strong join Verizon line in Lowell to picket over jobs
Lowell Sun / Posted 2 days ago
weeks. Police estimated the crowd at more than 500 people, most of them wearing red shirts emblazoned with the logos of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers and Communications Workers of America. The two unions have been... Read more
2d
Breitbart
Shining Nation: The America that Could Be: The Rise of Donald Trump Will Force American Patriots to Think Harder —and a Book from 1912 Could Helpeconomic processes — it’s also been an idealistic philosophy of human potential
Shining Nation: The America that Could Be: The Rise of Donald Trump Will Force American Patriots to Think Harder —and a Book from 1912 Could Help
Breitbart / Posted 2 days ago
economic processes — it’s also been an idealistic philosophy of human potential: It’s about the transcendent dream of international brotherhood and universal peace. As one of the leading free traders of the 19th century, Richard Cobden,... Read more
2d
Boston Herald
Verizon probes vandalism spike amid strikeJustice, an organization working with the workers, who are represented by the C
Verizon probes vandalism spike amid strike
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Justice, an organization working with the workers, who are represented by the Communications Workers of America and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers. The unions did not return a call requesting comment. Two of the 59... Read more
2d
The Tampa Tribune
FAA investigating Allegiant Air after high-profile incidentsbad press stems from union propaganda. Allegiant has been in ongoing disputes w
FAA investigating Allegiant Air after high-profile incidents
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
bad press stems from union propaganda. Allegiant has been in ongoing disputes with its pilots, who are represented by the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, and its 600 flight attendants, who are represented by the Transport Workers’ Union.... Read more
5 related stories
2d
The Register NorthJersey.com
Unions reject Verizon's latest offermight disappear tomorrow,” said Bob Master, a spokesman for the Communications
Unions reject Verizon's latest offer
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 2 days ago
might disappear tomorrow,” said Bob Master, a spokesman for the Communications Workers of America, which, along with the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, represents the strikers. The employees, who went on strike April 13, work... Read more
3 related stories
2d
Lowell Sun
500+ Verizon workers rally in Lowellweeks. Police estimated the crowd at more than 500 people, most of them wearing
500+ Verizon workers rally in Lowell
Lowell Sun / Posted 2 days ago
weeks. Police estimated the crowd at more than 500 people, most of them wearing red shirts emblazoned with the logos of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers and Communications Workers of America. The two unions have been... Read more
2d
CNBC
Is that your final offer? Yes, Verizon tells union workersworkers on strike Nearly 40,000 members of two unions in a Verizon contract "C
Is that your final offer? Yes, Verizon tells union workers
CNBC / Posted 2 days ago
workers on strike Nearly 40,000 members of two unions in a Verizon contract "Communications Workers of America" and the "International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers" are on strike. CNBC's Mary Thompson spoke to Dennis Trainor, District 1 VWA... Read more
2d
Fortune
Verizon and Striking Workers Talk Face to Faceoffer would be hard to find.” Representatives for the unions involved, the Com
Verizon and Striking Workers Talk Face to Face
Fortune / Posted 2 days ago
offer would be hard to find.” Representatives for the unions involved, the Communications Workers of America and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, blasted the proposal. “The talks were extremely disappointing,” Robert... Read more
3 related stories
3d
FierceTelecom
Verizon customers' perception of FiOS, wireless drops as worker strike rages onAs Verizon's (NYSE: VZ) wireline workers represented by the Communications Work
Verizon customers' perception of FiOS, wireless drops as worker strike rages on
FierceTelecom / Posted 3 days ago
As Verizon's (NYSE: VZ) wireline workers represented by the Communications Workers of America (CWA) and International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) continue with their labor strike, consumers' view of FiOS and Verizon Wireless have... Read more
3d
Washington County News / Holmes County Times-Advertiser
PBA attempting comeback as prison workers' unionrepresentative for corrections and probation officers in Florida for three deca
PBA attempting comeback as prison workers' union
Washington County News / Holmes County Times-Advertiser / Posted 3 days ago
representative for corrections and probation officers in Florida for three decades before being ousted by the International Brotherhood of Teamsters in 2011, has started gathering petitions in an attempt to recapture the job, PBA... Read more
3d
Knoxville News Sentinel
Documentary kicks off Workers Memorial Daywill be released and discussed at noon at the Knoxville-Oak Ridge Area Central
Documentary kicks off Workers Memorial Day
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
will be released and discussed at noon at the Knoxville-Oak Ridge Area Central Labor Council, 1522 Bill Williams Ave. The International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, a labor union that represents nearly 750,000 workers and retirees, will... Read more
3d
Converge! Network Digest
Verizon Reports 57 Incidents of Sabotage in 2 Weeks ~ Converge! Network Digestnearly 40,000 Verizon workers from Maine to Virginia, represented by the Commun
Verizon Reports 57 Incidents of Sabotage in 2 Weeks ~ Converge! Network Digest
Converge! Network Digest / Posted 3 days ago
nearly 40,000 Verizon workers from Maine to Virginia, represented by the Communications Workers of America (CWA) and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW), went on strike as of Wednesday morning at 6am. The parties have been... Read more
3d
Central Illinois News Center
Junior high students try out construction jobs for a daya seventh grader at Ridgeview Junior High. It was all a part of Bloomington's
Junior high students try out construction jobs for a day
Central Illinois News Center / Posted 3 days ago
a seventh grader at Ridgeview Junior High. It was all a part of Bloomington's Construction Career Fair hosted by the local International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers. "They're here with various trades to try it out and hopefully plant the... Read more
3d
Fortune
Strikers are hurting Verizon's brand imagelong the strike might last from representatives for the two unions involved, th
Strikers are hurting Verizon's brand image
Fortune / Posted 3 days ago
long the strike might last from representatives for the two unions involved, the Communications Workers of America and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers. A similar job action in 2011 lasted only about two weeks, but it then took... Read more
3 related stories
4d
Philly.com
Did campaign donation cost Shapiro the PFT's backing?has never met a political campaign contribution he didn't like." John "Johnny
Did campaign donation cost Shapiro the PFT's backing?
Philly.com / Posted 4 days ago
has never met a political campaign contribution he didn't like." John "Johnny Doc" Dougherty, leader of Local 98 of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, in a letter to other unions Sunday, said Shapiro's "most recent moves and... Read more
5d
Aircraft Maintenance Technology
UPS Airline Mechanics Demand No Healthcare Cuts In New Contractbeen instituted by the pilots' union, but the company is leaving us little choi
UPS Airline Mechanics Demand No Healthcare Cuts In New Contract
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 5 days ago
been instituted by the pilots' union, but the company is leaving us little choice," Boyle said. Founded in 1903, the International Brotherhood of Teamsters represents 1.4 million hardworking men and women in the United States and Canada.... Read more
5d
Boston Herald
Union chief accused of threatening fellow IBEW member with batHe is accused of assault with a dangerous weapon — allegedly using a baseball b
Union chief accused of threatening fellow IBEW member with bat
Boston Herald / Posted 5 days ago
He is accused of assault with a dangerous weapon — allegedly using a baseball bat to threaten the fellow member of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, which Monahan serves as an international vice president, defense attorney... Read more
5d
The Aero-News Network
Flight Options Defies Union Positioninggenerous voluntary separation packages directly to its pilot workforce, despite
Flight Options Defies Union Positioning
The Aero-News Network / Posted 5 days ago
generous voluntary separation packages directly to its pilot workforce, despite the recent rejection of the offer by the International Brotherhood of Teamsters Local 1108, which represents the Flight Options pilots. The Company offered the... Read more
5d
NJ.com
N.J. Democrats back striking Verizon workers at Statehouse rallynearly 40,000 East Coast wireline employees to walk off the job. Members of th
N.J. Democrats back striking Verizon workers at Statehouse rally
NJ.com / Posted 5 days ago
nearly 40,000 East Coast wireline employees to walk off the job. Members of the Communications Workers of America, the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers and other labor unions decried the contract negotiations and "corporate... Read more
5d
WBNG Binghamton
Verizon workers rally in Binghamton, continue call for fair contracton Henry Street: "What do we want? Contracts! When do we want them? Now!" The
Verizon workers rally in Binghamton, continue call for fair contract
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 5 days ago
on Henry Street: "What do we want? Contracts! When do we want them? Now!" The Communications Workers of America and International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers say they've been without a contract since August. Verizon has said workers... Read more
5d
Philly.com
Did campaign donation cost Shapiro the PFT?"Josh Shapiro has never met a political campaign contribution he didn't like."
Did campaign donation cost Shapiro the PFT?
Philly.com / Posted 5 days ago
"Josh Shapiro has never met a political campaign contribution he didn't like." John Dougherty, leader of Local 98 of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, in a letter to other unions Sunday, said Shapiro's "most recent moves and... Read more
6d
Orlando Sentinel
Police union attempts to win back prison workersrepresentative for corrections and probation officers in Florida for three deca
Police union attempts to win back prison workers
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
representative for corrections and probation officers in Florida for three decades before being ousted by the International Brotherhood of Teamsters in 2011, has started gathering petitions in an attempt to recapture the job, PBA... Read more
6d
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Walter 'Rocky' Kronimus III Of East Quogue Dies April 19 - East Quoguebuilt the house in which he raised his family and lived for 45 years. Mr. Kron
Walter 'Rocky' Kronimus III Of East Quogue Dies April 19 - East Quogue
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 6 days ago
built the house in which he raised his family and lived for 45 years. Mr. Kronimus was a construction electrician with the International Brotherhood of Electrical WorkersLocal #25 for 40 years. He was an ardent amateur radio operator and enjoyed... Read more
6d
SupplyChainSolutions - SupplyChainMarket
Teamsters Working Partnerships USA Jobs With Justice Escalate Protests Against Abuses In Chipotles Supply Chainto ensure that its supply chain upholds its values of integrity, respect and su
Teamsters Working Partnerships USA Jobs With Justice Escalate Protests Against Abuses In Chipotles Supply Chain
SupplyChainSolutions - SupplyChainMarket / Posted 6 days ago
to ensure that its supply chain upholds its values of integrity, respect and sustainability." Founded in 1903, the International Brotherhood of Teamsters represents 1.4 million hardworking men and women throughout the United States, Canada... Read more
7d
Staten Island Advance
Nearly 200 striking Verizon workers are Staten Islanderswill realize we're the best technicians for them." Two Verizon union groups, C
Nearly 200 striking Verizon workers are Staten Islanders
Staten Island Advance / Posted 7 days ago
will realize we're the best technicians for them." Two Verizon union groups, Communication Workers of America (CWA) and International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, represent about 36,000 workers in the wireline — landline and FIOS, or... Read more
8d
TheStreet.com
If Verizon takes an earnings hit, blame Bernie Sanderswell. Sanders has thrown his full weight behind workers representing the Commu
If Verizon takes an earnings hit, blame Bernie Sanders
TheStreet.com / Posted 8 days ago
well. Sanders has thrown his full weight behind workers representing the Communications Workers of America (CWA) and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) who on April 13 went on strike at Verizon. He attended two rallies... Read more
8d
Op-Ed News
As Verizon Strike Continues, What Are Candidates Saying?have broken down between Verizon and their workers, represented by the Communic
As Verizon Strike Continues, What Are Candidates Saying?
Op-Ed News / Posted 8 days ago
have broken down between Verizon and their workers, represented by the Communications Workers of America and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers. Verizon should come back to the bargaining table with a fair offer for their... Read more
8d
Detroit Free Press
Labor unions sue state of Michigan over election lawproposals. The Senate has not taken up that bill. The unions filing the lawsui
Labor unions sue state of Michigan over election law
Detroit Free Press / Posted 8 days ago
proposals. The Senate has not taken up that bill. The unions filing the lawsuits are: the Michigan State AFL-CIO; the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local 58; the Utility Workers Union of America, Local 223; George Horuczi,... Read more
8d
MLive.com
New Michigan election law targeted with second lawsuitmake their voices heard in Michigan's elections." The AFL-CIO, Utility Workers
New Michigan election law targeted with second lawsuit
MLive.com / Posted 8 days ago
make their voices heard in Michigan's elections." The AFL-CIO, Utility Workers Union of America Local 223, George Horuczi, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 58, Michigan State Utility Workers Council and William D. Chadwick are... Read more
8d
FierceTelecom
Hundreds rally in Boston as strikers, Verizon show little progress toward new union contractworkers stretch from Massachusetts to Virginia and are represented by the Commu
Hundreds rally in Boston as strikers, Verizon show little progress toward new union contract
FierceTelecom / Posted 8 days ago
workers stretch from Massachusetts to Virginia and are represented by the Communications Workers of America (CWA) and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW). The union members have been working without a contract since Aug. 1,... Read more
20 related stories
9d
Boston Herald
Workers’ call to Verizon: End this!and we really just want to hold on to what we have.” The union members from th
Workers’ call to Verizon: End this!
Boston Herald / Posted 9 days ago
and we really just want to hold on to what we have.” The union members from the Communications Workers of America and International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers handle Verizon’s wireline business, which provides fixed-line phone services... Read more
9d
Philly.com
Sending call-center work overseas is a key issue in Verizon strike10 percent of the "trouble" calls for repair and service come through Jersey ca
Sending call-center work overseas is a key issue in Verizon strike
Philly.com / Posted 9 days ago
10 percent of the "trouble" calls for repair and service come through Jersey call centers, said Robert Speer, president of International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 827, which represents those workers and is also on strike against... Read more
9d
Fortune
How Much Pain Have Verizon Strikers Caused?long the strike might last from representatives for the two unions involved, th
How Much Pain Have Verizon Strikers Caused?
Fortune / Posted 9 days ago
long the strike might last from representatives for the two unions involved, the Communications Workers of America and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers. A similar job action in 2011 lasted only about two weeks, but the it took... Read more
9d
FierceTelecom
Amid network sabotage, Verizon warns that strike could 'pressure' Q2 results6 a.m. on Wednesday, April 13. The striking workers are represented by the Comm
Amid network sabotage, Verizon warns that strike could 'pressure' Q2 results
FierceTelecom / Posted 9 days ago
6 a.m. on Wednesday, April 13. The striking workers are represented by the Communications Workers of America (CWA) and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW). "Verizon continues to expect full-year 2016 adjusted earnings to be... Read more
4 related stories
10d
FierceTelecom
Verizon's wireless business targeted by striking employeesVerizon's (NYSE: VZ) 40,000 unionized wireline workers, represented by the Comm
Verizon's wireless business targeted by striking employees
FierceTelecom / Posted 10 days ago
Verizon's (NYSE: VZ) 40,000 unionized wireline workers, represented by the Communications Workers of America (CWA) and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW), are employing in their ongoing battle with the telecom giant.... Read more
2 related stories
10d
Morningstar
Verizon Profit Rises, but Revenue Misses Estimatestiming of cost reductions," Verizon said in its earnings release. Last week, t
Verizon Profit Rises, but Revenue Misses Estimates
Morningstar / Posted 10 days ago
timing of cost reductions," Verizon said in its earnings release. Last week, the Communications Workers of America and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers called a strike after about 10 months of contract talks. Verizon is offering... Read more
13 related stories
10d
WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Verizon strike continues; No talks scheduledof America has about 700 Verizon workers on strike in WNY. Another 500 striking
Verizon strike continues; No talks scheduled
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 10 days ago
of America has about 700 Verizon workers on strike in WNY. Another 500 striking Verizon staffers are represented by the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers. These local workers are a part of 39,000 other Verizon unionized workers... Read more
More

People in this news