Unit 3513, Grass Valley, has a new location: Alta Sierra Pizza & Grill, 15690 Johnson Place, Grass Valley CA. Meeting date remains the second Tuesday. Meeting start time remains 5 p.m. Phil Carter, Business Rep.
We support IBEW — 100%, retired and grateful. We are working very hard to pass the word — Jerry Brown is for the working people no matter the issue. Meg Witman is for billionaires, with a B and keeping G. Bush tax cuts for top 3% of wage earners that should expire this year. God… [Read More]
RAWLES THANKS UNION FOR SUPPORTING RETIREES Ken Rawles, recorder for the Santa Rosa Chapter of the Local 1245 Retirees Club, visited the Local 1245 staff meeting at Weakley Hall on Oct. 1 to thank the union for supporting retirees. He reported that the union’s Retirees Club, which has six chapters, continues to advocate for retirees…. [Read More]
Unit 4017, City of Gridley, has a new meeting date. Effective in November, the meetings will be the second Tuesday of the month. The new dates for the rest of 2010 are November 9 and December 14. The meeting time (5 p.m.) and location (Round Table Pizza, Highway 99) remain the same. Arlene Edwards, Business… [Read More]
On September 25th more than 40 brothers and sisters, from various IBEW 1245 represented employers, gathered together at the Ronald T. Weakley Hall for the first ever Y.E.S. conference. During the conference, members were provided with history of our union and the labor movement. They were also given topics to discuss and were able to… [Read More]
“QUEEN MEG” WHITMAN CAUGHT IN PHOTO WITH IBEW LOCAL 1245 MEMBERS! Local 1245 members joining “Queen Meg” for a photo included, from left: Jammi Angeles, Brian Haupert, Debbie Mazzanti, Bryan Carroll, Anna Bayless-Martinez, Arlene Edwawrds and Jennifer Gray, as well as Sheila Lawton, standing just outside the frame of this photo to the left…. [Read More]
WHITMAN’S CREDIBILITY GAP Meg Whitman likes to make grand claims. And she’s spent over $100 million of her own money to put her ideas out to the public. But does she really know what she is talking about? Research by the California Labor Federation suggests that Whitman has a poor grasp of the facts when… [Read More]
WHITMAN COMPARES FRESNO TO DETROIT; FRESNO DOESN’T LIKE THE COMPARISON Fresno didn’t like the comparison to Detroit. Republican gubernatorial candidate Meg Whitman showed up in Fresno for a fundraiser Sept. 24, just days after she compared the city to Detroit. Those comments helped fuel dozens of protesters who also showed up, KMJ Radio reported. The… [Read More]