The IBEW 1245 Executive Board has voted to reestablish the Fresno Clerical Unit #1110. Beginning in August, the unit will meet on the first Wednesday of every month at 6:30pm at Round Table Pizza, 5763 N 1st Street, Fresno, CA 93710. -Rey Mendoza, Interim Business Rep
Archives for July 2014
Retiree leaders from Nevada and California came together last week to discuss new ways to build up and improve IBEW 1245’s retiree program. IBEW retiree group leaders and representatives from the California Alliance of Retired Americans (CARA) and the Nevada Alliance for Retired Americans (NARA) met in Reno for a brainstorming session that they hope will… [Read More]
In a ruling that raises the stakes for numerous fast food worker efforts, the National Labor Relations Board’s (NLRB) top lawyer said on Tuesday that McDonald’s Corp. is responsible for the actions of the owner-operator franchisees who run the vast majority of its stores.
IBEW 1245 came on strong, scoring 6 runs in the early innings and putting quite a scare in their opponents by scoring another half-dozen or so in their last at-bats. But a barrage of hits by IBEW 340 in the middle innings built an insurmountable lead, and the IBEW 1245 players had to settle for… [Read More]
IBEW members volunteered time to help the hungry the day before the union’s summer Advisory Council meeting in Reno. Over two dozen Executive Board and Advisory Council members, including retirees and family members, spent more than two hours on July 25 sorting and shelving cans and boxes of food in Evelyn Mount’s garage–a staging area… [Read More]
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