by Guest Post | on May 13, 2019

A Sunnier Forecast for Unions at the State Level

This post was written by the IBEW Media Center. IBEW activists have an extra spring in their step walking the halls of America’s statehouses this year. For many of them, last November...

by Brian Young | on May 08, 2019

Beto Takes Lead Against Trump

The 2020 election is heating up as we are just weeks from the first Democratic Debate. Candidates have been making the rounds in early primary states and have been speaking to interest groups like...

by Brian Young | on May 07, 2019

Trump's Workforce Turmoil at Social Security Administration

In May of 2018 Trump signed an Executive Order (EO) severely limiting federal unions ability to represent their members. In August, an appeals court struck down most of the provisions within the...

by Brian Young | on May 03, 2019

Protecting the Right to Organize Act

On Thursday, Democrats introduced a set of bills that will rewrite American labor law and strengthen the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA). The set of bills, known as Protecting the Right to...

by Brian Young | on Apr 30, 2019

Kamala Harris Promises to make Right to Work Illegal

Kamala Harris is joining the chorus of elected officials who are calling on Congress and states to ban Right to Work.

by Kris LaGrange | on Apr 29, 2019

Trump Freaks out over Firefighters Union Endorsement

After kicking off his Presidential campaign with a high dollar fundraiser hosted by the union-busting CEO of Comcast and a union-busting lawyer from Philadelphia, Vice President Joe Biden locked up...

by Kris LaGrange | on Apr 26, 2019

Comcast Union Buster Hosts First Fundraiser for Joe Biden

Joe Biden finally announced the launch of his Presidential Campaign in a 3:30 video on Thursday. Biden is already the front runner, having led almost every poll. The former Vice President is also...

by Brian Young | on Apr 17, 2019

Illinois Bans Right to Work

In a complete 180, the new Governor of Illinois J.B. Pritzker has signed a bill into law that would make local Right to Work laws illegal in the state. The new law, which takes effect immediately,...

by Press and Media | on Apr 16, 2019

Bernie Sanders Rakes in $550k a Year

Let's be honest if there is anyone who can rub elbows with the rich and get them to do what's right it's Bernie Sanders. You decide! The AP has more on his income below. 

by Kris LaGrange | on Apr 10, 2019

Sanders Skips Building Trades Legislative Conference

This week, leaders from the Building and Construction Trades Council met in Washington D.C. for their annual legislative conference. A mainstay at the event are elected officials and candidates for...

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