Representing Workers in the Electrical Industry Since 1909
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Objectives of the  IBEW?

  • To organize all workers in the entire electrical industry in the United States and Canada, including all those in public utilities and electrical manufacturing, into local unions;
  • To promote reasonable methods of work;
  • To cultivate feelings of friendship among those of our industry;
  • To settle all disputes between employers and employees by arbitration (if possible);
  • To assist each other in sickness or distress;
  • To secure employment;
  • To reduce the hours of daily labor;
  • To secure adequate pay for our work;
  • To seek a higher and higher standard of living;
  • To seek security for the individual;
  • And, by legal and proper means, to elevate the moral, intellectual, and social conditions of our members, their families, and dependents, in the interest of a higher standard of citizenship.

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(AP)The IOC was investigating the Russian team after allegations of widespread state-sponsored doping in 2014.


Munich shooter planned attack for a year. (AP)The teen attacker, identified as David S., took photos at the site of a school shooting in Germany.


A fast-burning wildfire in the Angeles National Forest, Calif. (Ryan Babroff/AP)Detectives investigate the scene as fires raged in tinder-dry California hills and canyons.


Residents and Iraqi security forces at the site of a suicide bombing in a mostly Shi'ite Muslim district in northwest Baghdad, on July 24. (Khalid al Mousily/Reuters)A suicide bomber approached a busy security checkpoint on foot, then detonated his device.


Democratic National Committee headquarters in Washington (Alex Brandon/AP)Campaigns for Sanders and Clinton agree to create a "unity commission" to revise the nominating process.


David Duke (ABC News)Former KKK grand wizard David Duke announces a bid for the Senate and likens his immigration policy to Trump's.


Boy Scouts in San Francisco. (Getty Images)The group is faring well nearly a year after it eased its ban on participation by openly gay adults.


Donald Trump on July 21 at the GOP convention. (Carolyn Kaster/AP)People from countries hit by terrorism could be prevented from entering the U.S., he says in an interview.


Police officers in MunichDescribed as calm and shy, he had 300 bullets in his backpack when he began shooting.


Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va., arrive at a rally at Florida International University. (Andrew Harnik/AP)Sen. Tim Kaine called Hillary Clinton his soulmate on Saturday, in his first appearance as her vice presidential pick.


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