Political Action Updates

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    PSC Advances Transmission Upgrade

    The New York State Public Service Commission (Commission) today voted to further its Alternating Current Transmission Proceeding which will now advance to a competitive process managed by the New York Independent System Operator (NYISO). Today’s action limited the new transmission lines to...

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    IBEW Local 10 on Facebook and Twitter

    You can now keep in touch with IBEW Local 10 on Facebook and Twitter. Like us on Facebook and you can stay up to date with all of the news from the IBEW, Local 10 and other relevant news that affects our union on Twitter.   

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    Press & Sun Bulletin: Favoring wind and solar doesn’t make sense

    This editorial first appeared in the Binghamton Press & Sun Bulletin on November 16th. Politicians are led by polls, and this is the case with energy reform in New York state. In a poll conducted by Clarity Campaign Labs, 77 percent of New York voters think the government should do more to...

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    ULC Legislative Initiatives

    Representing over 15,000 IBEW Utility Workers in New York State, the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Utility Labor Council of New York Electric - Gas - Steam, is made up of 18 IBEW Local Unions. They lobby and advocate for laws and regulation that ensures the safety of utility...

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    Chapter 520: Call Center Bill Signed into Law

    On December 17th 2014, Governor Cuomo signed Senate Bill 66198 which would require public hearings by the Public Service Commission for the closure or relocation of gas & electric call centers. The law will be referred to as Chapter 520 of 2014. A very big thank you goes our to Senators Diane...

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    Exercise your great American right to vote

    We here at the IBEW Local 10 want to encourage our members to get out and vote for the political candidates that best support working people and our right to live better,  work safer and work union.  Each member of our union across this entire state understand that there is much at stake this...