FRIDAY – Local 159 Business Agent, Jeff Crocker,was interviewed live on WJJO, 94.1 FM, December 4. www.wjjo.com Topic: Tats 4 Tots, a benefit for Toys for Tots. Local 159's annual Poker Run is a fundraiser for Toys for Tots. Thank you to everyone who took part in the Poker Run.
Holiday Fantasy in Lights, ‘tis the season!
Experience the new and improved display. Lighting Ceremony is Saturday, November 14, at 6:00 pm, Olin Park, Madison, WI. The start of the new Fantasy 5k Run will coincide with Lights-On. Cars will not be permitted into the display area until 7:00 pm, after the race. Stay for food and fun inside the heated shelter at Olin Park, 6:30 – 9:00 pm.… Read more... “Fantasy in Lights, ’tis the Season”
You can listen to the Labor Radio Archive http://archive.wortfm.org… Read more... “Local 159 interviewed on Labor Radio, WORT (89.9 FM)”
Be sure to check out The Electric Group's new website by clicking the logo above. The Electric Group is a joint venture of IBEW 159 and Signatory Contractors within our jurisdiction. Our mission is to engage the communities we live and work in to grow and andvance the electrical industry through safety education, sponsorships/donations and Holiday Fantasy in Lights.
There is much to do on the ground for the upcoming elections, especially with the Voter ID law in place – we are hoping to mobilize in our communities to help elect labor-friendly candidates who will continue to fight for working families! We will not be able to do this without your help. Please visit
our volunteer page today and register to help.
Join us next Wednesday, July 29th at 6pm at the Labor Temple (Room 201A-C) for our first Organizing meeting in conjunction with Bernie’s national campaign. There will be a live stream address from Bernie himself at 7pm. Bring your family, friends and co-workers to learn about Bernie! You will be able to sign up to volunteer for the campaign at this this event, if interested.