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  • IBEW Fact Sheet: Trade Promotion Authority (Fast Track)

    Feb 19, 2015

    Trade Promotion Authority (TPA or Fast Track) gives the U.S. president authority to enter into trade agreements with limited congressional oversight.1 Trade Promotion Authority can only be granted by Congress.2 By...

  • Youth Engagement in Solidarity Kicks Off in Passaic County‏

    Feb 05, 2015

    In New Jersey, the Passaic County CLC is at the forefront of engaging and empowering our young union brothers and sisters through a program called Passaic County YES (Youth Engagement in Solidarity). The group which...

  • First Choice Lending: New Mortgage Programs Available

    Feb 03, 2015

    HUD just released today that if you are currently holding an FHA mortgage you may be eligible to streamline your loan down to not only a better rate but your monthly mortgage insurance will be reduced from 1.35 down to...

  • Local 164's Sullivan sworn in as Bergen freeholder

    Jan 30, 2015

    We’d like to extend a hearty congratulations to union brother Tom Sullivan, president of IBEW Local 164, who has been selected to fill an open seat on the Bergen County Freeholder Board.The Bergen County...

  • A Good Year for our Local Union

    Jan 21, 2015

    Message from Business Manager Bud Thoman  I hope everyone had the opportunity to enjoy the holidays with their families and friends. Looking back at 2014, it was a fairly successful year. The IBEW had their...

  • 5 IMPORTANT QUESTIONS FACING THE ENERGY INDUSTRY IN THE COMING YEAR

    Jan 21, 2015

    The state faces major decisions on energy issues that will affect residents and businesses. Regulatory officials and policymakers have struggled to resolve for years. Among the issues are concerns related to New Jersey...

  • Trans-Pacific Partnership: NAFTA on Steroids!

    Jan 21, 2015

    Did you watch President Obama's State of the Union address last night? There was a lot to like, including initiatives for paid sick leave and free community college. But there's one big thing we need to push...

Union Media

From the AFL-CIO

Don't Forget About Fast Track
1 day 14 hours - While much of the Internet this week was focused on escaped llamas, figuring out what color a dress is or mourning...
'Right to Work'? Right-Wing Origin
2 days 14 hours - Mark Twain famously noted, “History doesn’t repeat itself, but it does rhyme.” The current efforts to roll back the...

's From the IBEW

How I did on Twitter this week: 168 New Followers, 120 Mentions, 419K Mention Reach. How'd your week go? via http://t.co/bRhTYD41hV 10 hours 34 min ago
Tell @ADT : Let your employees get back to work (VIDEO) http://t.co/PdpVItHQnV #ADT #1u 11 hours 37 min ago