Save IBEW apprenticeships (urgent action)

Brothers and Sisters, This requires your urgent action. (www.saveIBEWapprenticeships.org) The Department of Labor (DOL) has proposed a rule that would allow private entities like employers and trade associations to self-certify apprenticeship programs as Industry Recognized Apprenticeship Programs or IRAPs. IRAPs are “apprenticeship programs” that are not registered with a state or the DOL and would […]

IBEW Local 98 helps support Ronald McDonald House in West Philadelphia

For many years, IBEW Local has been a proud sponsor and friend of the Ronald McDonald House in West Philadelphia. The non-profit provides free housing and meals to families whose seriously ill children are receiving care at Children’s Hospital or St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children in Philadelphia. Read the full story HERE.