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  Attention Local 90 Members!   Please show your support for the Governors Trucks-Only Tolling bill. Join our Building Trades affiliates to show this bill will put our members and affiliates to work! Where- The State Legislative Office Building,300 Capital Ave. Hartford CT 06106 Date- This Friday 1-31-2020 Time-1:00 P.M.   Any questions, please call John Bellemare at Local 90 (203) 265-9533 ext 5                      
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  Apprentices volunteered to help IBEW Local 90 and the New Haven Building Trades wire the Vanacore Concession stand, during the Christmas, and New Year holiday! The Apprentices who volunteered  were: Rob Goral (4th year) Diego Ortega (1st year) Jordan Massicott (1st year) Jeremy Miller (1st year) Collistus Lorde (2nd year) Charles Fedora (1st year) Jesse Croyle (1st year)   Local 90 President  John bellemare  Local 90 Business Development Representative Bill Brooks   See pics below!
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There’s a Terrible New Plan to Tax Your Retirement – Help Us Fight It Today Senate Republicans are readying a radical plan to raise taxes on retiree pension benefits and put catastrophic burdens on union retirement plans, according to documents released last month.   http://www.ibew.org/media-center/Articles/19Daily/1912/191206_TaxYourRetirement
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View the plan at http://www.ct2030.com Let them know where you stand! http://www.senatedems.ct.gov  (800) 842-1420 http://www.ctsenaterepublicans.com   (800) 842-1421   Thank you for taking the time to look at how I want to improve your quality of life and the state of Connecticut through transportation upgrades over the next ten years. CT2030 is what Connecticut families and employers deserve. As a small business owner, I always believed that collaboration would lead to unique solutions to complex problems, and CT2030 delivers on that. No company should be less productive...
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Local 90 Membership Dues 2020 Dues paid per QUARTER are $121.50 Dues paid per YEAR are $486.00   Credit card payments can be taken over the phone or in person with a fee. Please make a note of this change for automatic bank payments. All incorrect checks will be returned.
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Come celebrate our latest retirees and 25 Year Honorees and check out the gallery for Retirement Ceremonies held in Groton on Oct. 18th, 2019!
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The 2019 IBEW Hour Power Awards have officially opened! We're looking for a journeyman mentor, apprentice, and instructor who've gone above and beyond the call to duty. Nominate them now and they could be the next winner! Every year, the IBEW gives three very deserving individuals recognition for the outstanding work they do in the construction and maintenance industry. A journeyman mentor, apprentice, and instructor are chosen for his or her outstanding leadership and guidance in the IBEW. Nominations are now open, so we want you to nominate someone you think has elevated a higher standard...
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They were very appreciative of our donation and thank all of IBEW Local 90 staff and membership. The IBEW Local 90 RENEW committee is proud to give back to the community.  
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IBEW Local 90 President  John Bellemare and RENEW committee chairman Brendan Toth drop off toys to Yale New Haven Children's Hospital. 

The Department of Labor (DOL) has proposed a rule that would allow private entities like employers and trade associations to self-certify apprenticeship programs. These programs would be referred to as "Industry Recognized Apprenticeship Programs" or IRAPs What is an IRAP? IRAPs are "apprenticeship programs" that are not registered with a state or the DOL. IRAPs would be approved by private industry entities and would not fall under the same requirements as current DOL or state registered apprenticeship programs. IRAPs differ significantly from our Registered Joint Apprenticeship Programs...
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Save Our Apprenticeships! Make the Construction Industry Exemption Permanent *See attached memo from IBEW IO President Lonnie Stephenson for details. Follow Instructions below* 1 Log on  2 Visit www.saveIBEWapprenticeships.org click your branch Select the page most appropriate for you by clicking one of the following red boxes at the bottom of the page: Construction Branch - Inside, Construction Branch - Outside, or All Members, Friends, and Family. 3 Complete the form Scroll down until you see fields for your contact information on the left side of the page if you are on a...
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