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Photo of Local 1245 Veterans Wins “Editor’s Choice Award” in IBEW International Photo Contest


IBEW Local 1245 member Steve Marcotte was awarded the “Editor’s Choice Award” for his submission to the IBEW’s annual photo contest. The image, taken at the Sacramento Veterans Day Parade, depicts Local 1245 members and veterans Pam Pendleton and Walter Carmier, as they share a smile along the parade route. “Local 1245 showed up to […]

Vice President Biden Meets with Tom Dalzell and Tony Earley to Highlight Job Training for Vets


Oakland – Vice President Joe Biden joined IBEW 1245 Business Manager Tom Dalzell, PG&E CEO Tony Earley, Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf and 15 students in PG&E’s job training program, PowerPathway, on April 10 to highlight the importance of training and hiring America’s veterans. The event, held at the Oakport Service Center in Oakland, included a […]

Union Plus Introduces Mortgage Veterans Grant


Union Plus to Offer Grant to Help Offset Costs of Down Payment for Union Members That Served The American dream of homeownership is far too often out of reach, especially for those who make significant sacrifices to protect our country. Union Plus wants to make the dream of homeownership a reality for hard working union […]