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NBC Los Angeles
Metro to Vote on Bold Step Toward a Zero-Emissions Bus FleetElectric Bus Coalition, which includes EarthJustice, Environment California Res
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 16 hours ago
Electric Bus Coalition, which includes EarthJustice, Environment California Research & Policy Center, Food & Water Watch, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 11, Jobs to Move America, Sierra Club and South Bay Los Angeles 350... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Union members, supporters continue strike against Spectrumoutside the Spectrum store in New Springville on Wednesday in support of the st
Staten Island Advance / Posted yesterday
outside the Spectrum store in New Springville on Wednesday in support of the strike against Spectrum/Time Warner Cable. International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 3 members have been striking at the store, located at 2845 Richmond... Read more
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Business Wire
10 Stakeholders Support Berkshire Hathaway Energy’s Bid for OncorWIRE)--Berkshire Hathaway Energy, a subsidiary of Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Ha
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
WIRE)--Berkshire Hathaway Energy, a subsidiary of Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc., today announced that the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 69 and Targa Pipeline Mid-Continent WestTex LLC/Targa Midstream... Read more
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Salon.com
Jimmy John’s fired workers for making a “disloyal” meme. A court just ruled that’s okayinterpretation of ‘loyalty’ articulated in the 1953 Supreme Court case National
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
interpretation of ‘loyalty’ articulated in the 1953 Supreme Court case National Labor Relations Board v. Local Union 1229 International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, known as “Jefferson Standard” for short. Earlier in the process of the more... Read more
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The Columbian
Local View: Vancouver Energy terminal will provide many benefitssystem. Some opposed to Vancouver Energy say Vancouver and Southwest Washingto
The Columbian / Posted 4 days ago
system. Some opposed to Vancouver Energy say Vancouver and Southwest Washington “can do better.” But many members of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local 48 and other construction trades in Southwest Washington can’t... Read more
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Petersburg Pilot
Wrangell assembly and union reach 3-year agreementwhich had taken effect at the start of the new fiscal year on July 1. The amend
Petersburg Pilot / Posted 7 days ago
which had taken effect at the start of the new fiscal year on July 1. The amendment was the product of negotiations between International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 1547 representatives and city administrative staff, resumed after the... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Viewing for Jaime Martinez, Civil Right's Activist's last interview with Eyewitness Newsnamed after him. He was raised by migrant worker grandparents. Martinez became
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 8 days ago
named after him. He was raised by migrant worker grandparents. Martinez became involved in activism after joining the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers in 1966. He organized marches and protests with local migrant farm workers,... Read more
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MLive.com
DTE Energy contractor who died in accident may have been electrocutedcompany that provides tree-pruning and clearing services, according to its webs
MLive.com / Posted 8 days ago
company that provides tree-pruning and clearing services, according to its website. Krause said his department's condolences go out to the crew members, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers union members and the victim's family me... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Electrical worker killed during utility pole change in Romulusinvestigating. Krause said the fire department sends its condolences to the wo
Detroit Free Press / Posted 8 days ago
investigating. Krause said the fire department sends its condolences to the worker's family, his company and the local International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW). Contact staff writer Ann Zaniewski at 313-222-6594 or... Read more
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The Morning Call
Convicted ex-lawmakers enjoy access as lobbyistsdid not return a call for comment, nor did Perzel — who now lobbies for charter
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
did not return a call for comment, nor did Perzel — who now lobbies for charter schools — or Veon, who represents the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers. DeWeese serves as a lobbyist for the United Food and Commercial Workers... Read more
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Alaska Public
Friday, July 14, 2017contract with union employees during a special meeting Thursday, ending what ha
Alaska Public / Posted 13 days ago
contract with union employees during a special meeting Thursday, ending what have been contentious negotiations with the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers. Where are Koliganek’s king salmon? Avery Lill, KDLG – Dillingham More... Read more
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Alaska Public
Wrangell Borough, union reach amended contract agreementInternational Brotherhood of Electrical Workers representative Julius Matthew w
Alaska Public / Posted 13 days ago
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers representative Julius Matthew walked the picket line with Wrangell municipal workers Lorne Cook, Dwight Yancey and Andrew Scambler before the strike ended. (Photo courtesy IBEW) The Wrangell Borough... Read more
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Petersburg Pilot
Wrangell Union approves wage proposal, Assembly to considernegotiations that have gone on for more than three years.Interim borough manage
Petersburg Pilot / Posted 14 days ago
negotiations that have gone on for more than three years.Interim borough manager Carol Rushmore confirmed management at the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 1547 had forwarded the wage and benefits proposal, which would amend... Read more
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Philly.com
Promising discovery made in the 1832 deaths of Irish railroad workers on the Main Linewent out there and it just kind of got in our blood,” said Pearse Kerr, an Amtr
Philly.com / Posted 14 days ago
went out there and it just kind of got in our blood,” said Pearse Kerr, an Amtrak worker and representative of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers. “It’s something that pulls on your heartstrings. As Irish railroaders, it’s... Read more
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Philly.com
John Dougherty gets a number two at union councilHis wife, Cecilia, is gravely ill, and has been hospitalized for months. And Do
Philly.com / Posted 14 days ago
His wife, Cecilia, is gravely ill, and has been hospitalized for months. And Dougherty, who also leads Local 98 of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, faces a wide-ranging federal probe into his activities with the union. But,... Read more
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Philly.com
Goldtex redux? Can peace stick between Post Brothers and unions?of the Building Trades Council, grabbed lunch with the Pestronk brothers at Spa
Philly.com / Posted 14 days ago
of the Building Trades Council, grabbed lunch with the Pestronk brothers at Spasso’s. Dougherty also leads Local 98 of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, a politically powerful union. In theory, an agreement was reached: The... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Nuclear plant shutdowns a crisis for small towns across the USAworkforce of 620 either retired, found jobs with Entergy plants in other states
Detroit Free Press / Posted 15 days ago
workforce of 620 either retired, found jobs with Entergy plants in other states or moved on. A study commissioned by the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers pegged at $93.3 million the annual payroll for Vermont Yankee employees and... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Family of hit-and-run victim learned he died through Facebookboy,” Colley said. It wasn’t immediately known where Justice was working in Pa
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 15 days ago
boy,” Colley said. It wasn’t immediately known where Justice was working in Palm Beach County. he was a member of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers when he lived in Kentucky. A funeral service will be held for Justice on... Read more
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Alaska Public
Wrangell, workers reach new contract agreementInternational Brotherhood of Electrical Workers representative Julius Matthew w
Alaska Public / Posted 16 days ago
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers representative Julius Matthew walked the picket line with Wrangell municipal workers Lorne Cook, Dwight Yancey and Andrew Scambler before the strike ended. (Photo courtesy IBEW) Wrangell has a new... Read more
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Philly.com
Fault line of union-backed charter school points to bigger failingsA charter school founded by union boss John Dougherty to help prepare minority
Philly.com / Posted 16 days ago
A charter school founded by union boss John Dougherty to help prepare minority students to join the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Union and thereby help diversify this overwhelmingly white union has no records of any students... Read more
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TribLIVE
Convicted ex-lawmakers enjoy access as lobbyistsdid not return a call for comment, nor did Perzel — who now lobbies for charter
TribLIVE / Posted 18 days ago
did not return a call for comment, nor did Perzel — who now lobbies for charter schools — or Veon, who represents the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers. DeWeese serves as a lobbyist for the United Food and Commercial Workers... Read more
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Philly.com
How a Philly charter school benefits Local 98by Local 98.” Fifteen years on, it appears the school, founded by Dougherty, b
Philly.com / Posted 18 days ago
by Local 98.” Fifteen years on, it appears the school, founded by Dougherty, business manager of Local 98 of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, and the union, has fallen short. The school, where 71 percent of its 620... Read more
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Philly.com
In Philly, a little strike sparks a big plancompete against non-union shops. John Dougherty leads the Philadelphia Buildin
Philly.com / Posted 19 days ago
compete against non-union shops. John Dougherty leads the Philadelphia Building Trades Council as well as Local 98 of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers. “The purpose of this initiative will be to develop partnerships and promote... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
National Grid, electrical workers reach agreement on projectVermont and New Hampshire. National Grid and development partner Citizens Ener
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 21 days ago
Vermont and New Hampshire. National Grid and development partner Citizens Energy have committed to using workers from the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 104. The project is estimated to create up to 2,000 jobs. National... Read more
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Petersburg Pilot
Wrangell IBEW strike ends as parties return to negotiating tableemployees of Wrangell on June 22 only lasted a week, with workers taking up the
Petersburg Pilot / Posted 21 days ago
employees of Wrangell on June 22 only lasted a week, with workers taking up their posts again on June 29.Members of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 1547 had laid down its tools following a decision by the City and... Read more
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Philly.com
Henon serves two bossesannually to perform unknown duties and report directly to the local's leader, J
Philly.com / Posted 22 days ago
annually to perform unknown duties and report directly to the local's leader, John "Johnny Doc" Dougherty. Local 98 of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers has political juice in the Democratic Party. Dougherty used the union's clout... Read more
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Philly.com
Ban outside jobs so Council members serve one boss: the publicannually to perform unknown duties and report directly to the local’s leader, J
Philly.com / Posted 22 days ago
annually to perform unknown duties and report directly to the local’s leader, John “Johnny Doc” Dougherty. Local 98 of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers has political juice in the Democratic Party. Dougherty used the union’s clout... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Small protest held at cable exec’s home in North Stamfordcuts to their benefits. The 10 who showed up on Fox Glen Drive are among 1,800
Stamford Advocate / Posted 23 days ago
cuts to their benefits. The 10 who showed up on Fox Glen Drive are among 1,800 in-house cable technicians belonging to the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 3 who walked out March 28 in their quest to preserve health and pension... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Small protest held a cable exec’s home in North Stamfordcuts to their benefits. The 10 who showed up on Fox Glen Drive are among 1,800
Darien News-Review / Posted 23 days ago
cuts to their benefits. The 10 who showed up on Fox Glen Drive are among 1,800 in-house cable technicians belonging to the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 3 who walked out March 28 in their quest to preserve health and pension... Read more
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Alaska Public
Monday, July 3, 2017vetoing any of it. Wrangell contract talks resume, strikers return to work Ed
Alaska Public / Posted 24 days ago
vetoing any of it. Wrangell contract talks resume, strikers return to work Ed Schoenfeld, CoastAlaska – Juneau The International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers and Wrangell Borough officials are returning to the bargaining... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
DWP and the city of LA leave ratepayers in the dark: Doug McIntyreCouncil approved six pay hikes over the next five years for some 9,000 DWP empl
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 26 days ago
Council approved six pay hikes over the next five years for some 9,000 DWP employees, specifically those represented by the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local 18. Negotiated behind closed doors and approved by the council... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Deadly TECO plant accident: Molten material poured onto workerswas used in this report.Union challenges use of contractors to increase profits
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 26 days ago
was used in this report.Union challenges use of contractors to increase profits IBEW Local 108, the local chapter of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, issued the following statement regarding the accident at Big Bend Power... Read more
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Alaska Public
Wrangell contract talks resume, strikers return to workInternational Brotherhood of Electrical Workers representative Julius Matthew w
Alaska Public / Posted 27 days ago
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers representative Julius Matthew walked the picket line with Wrangell municipal workers Lorne Cook, Dwight Yancey and Andrew Scambler before the strike ended. (Photo courtesy IBEW) The strike is over, at... Read more
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Alaska Public
Friday, June 30, 2017the university’s costs. Wrangell contract talks resume, strikers return to wor
Alaska Public / Posted 27 days ago
the university’s costs. Wrangell contract talks resume, strikers return to work Ed Schoenfeld, CoastAlaska – Juneau The International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers and Wrangell Borough officials are returning to the bargaining... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
TECO, federal officials looking for answers in fatal power plant accidentthey can mourn in peace.Union challenges use of contractors to increase profits
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 27 days ago
they can mourn in peace.Union challenges use of contractors to increase profits IBEW Local 108, the local chapter of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, issued the following statement regarding the accident at Big Bend Power... Read more
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MLive.com
Death of Little Caesars Arena construction worker may have been suicideOffice hadn't released autopsy findings as of Wednesday afternoon. The victim
MLive.com / Posted 27 days ago
Office hadn't released autopsy findings as of Wednesday afternoon. The victim was identified as Michael Morrison by the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers union Local 58 chapter in Detroit. "When tragedy strikes one of us it... Read more
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Newsmax
Little Caesars Arena Worker Dies After Fall From CatwalkDetroit Deputy Fire Commissioner David Fornell said, Fox 2 reported. Witnesses
Newsmax / Posted 28 days ago
Detroit Deputy Fire Commissioner David Fornell said, Fox 2 reported. Witnesses reportedly said the man may have jumped. International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 58 union business manager Michael Richard said the man was a member of... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
L.A. City Council Expected to Approve Salary Increases of Up to 22% for DWP Workersfive-year salary package for the Department of Water and Power’s biggest union.
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 29 days ago
five-year salary package for the Department of Water and Power’s biggest union. Under the terms of the proposed contract, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 18’s roughly 9,000 members would get six raises within five years. The... Read more
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Bizjournals
Feds wire-tapped Phila. union boss John Dougherty, Councilman Henonpowerful Philadelphia labor boss and his protege on the City Council for more t
Bizjournals / Posted 30 days ago
powerful Philadelphia labor boss and his protege on the City Council for more than a year. Johnny "Doc" Dougherty runs the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 98 and has long been a powerful political force in the city. He's the... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Philly Union Leader Was Wiretapped by FBI for Over a YearPhiladelphia labor boss and his protege on the City Council for more than a yea
NBC Philadelphia / Posted a month ago
Philadelphia labor boss and his protege on the City Council for more than a year. Johnny "Doc'' Dougherty runs the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 98 and has long been a powerful political force in the city. He's the... Read more
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The Morning Call
FBI wiretapped Philadelphia union leader, letters sayas a security consultant and his communications with Henon. Ralston was paid fo
The Morning Call / Posted a month ago
as a security consultant and his communications with Henon. Ralston was paid for security work by Local 98 of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers. The warrant also said investigators wanted to know about queries Ralston... Read more
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MLive.com
Former union bookkeeper sought in $300K embezzlementa former labor-union bookkeeper accused of stealing $307,000. Stephanie Marie
MLive.com / Posted a month ago
a former labor-union bookkeeper accused of stealing $307,000. Stephanie Marie DeBoer was bookkeeper and office manager of International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 876 in Edmore before she was indicted on a charge of embezzlement and... Read more
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FOX Business
Documents: Feds wire-tapped Philadelphia union boss, otherspowerful Philadelphia labor boss and his protege on the City Council for more t
FOX Business / Posted a month ago
powerful Philadelphia labor boss and his protege on the City Council for more than a year. Johnny "Doc" Dougherty runs the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 98 and has long been a powerful political force in the city. He's the... Read more
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FOX Business
Documents: Feds wire-tapped Philadelphia union boss, othersboss and his protege on the City Council for more than a year. Continue Readin
FOX Business / Posted a month ago
boss and his protege on the City Council for more than a year. Continue Reading Below Johnny "Doc" Dougherty runs the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 98 and has long been a powerful political force in the city. He's the... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Documents: Feds wire tapped Philadelphia union boss otherspowerful Philadelphia labor boss and his protege on the City Council for more t
MyMotherLode.com / Posted a month ago
powerful Philadelphia labor boss and his protege on the City Council for more than a year. Johnny "Doc" Dougherty runs the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 98 and has long been a powerful political force in the city. He's the... Read more
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Philly.com
For more than a year, FBI wiretapped labor leader John Dougherty, councilman Bobby Henonas a security consultant and his communications with Henon. Ralston was paid fo
Philly.com / Posted a month ago
as a security consultant and his communications with Henon. Ralston was paid for security work by Local 98 of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers. The warrant also said investigators wanted to know about queries Ralston... Read more
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Petersburg Pilot
Wrangell public employees union calls strike, workers take up picketscontract negotiations. The City and Borough has been negotiating for a new col
Petersburg Pilot / Posted 1 months ago
contract negotiations. The City and Borough has been negotiating for a new collective bargaining agreement with the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 1547 since the summer of 2014, when the previous CBA expired. The... Read more

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