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2018 Election Report – National and Maryland Overview

12/3/2018

The 2018 election was one for the record books, both nationally and in Maryland. Votes were tallied for weeks after Election Day and the results of races changed around the nation and in Maryland as time went on.

National Election Results

As the vote counts continued, Democrats grew their margins in the U.S. House of Representatives.  The Democrats picked up 40 seats.  The Democrats will now hold 235 seats and the Republicans will hold 200 seats when the 166th Congress convenes on January 3, 2019.

In the U.S. Senate, Republicans defeated Democrat incumbents in Indiana, North Dakota ...

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Howard County Public Schools Pathways

Electrician Pre-Apprenticeship Pathways Information Sessions

12/2/2018

Howard County Public School System (HCPSS) high school students interested in a career as an electrician are encouraged to explore Student Pre-Apprenticeship Pathways.

Information sessions ...

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DOL Apprenticeship.gov

DOL Launches Apprenticeship.Gov and Apprenticeship Finder

12/2/2018

The U.S. Department of Labor has announced the launch of Apprenticeship.gov, an innovative web portal that features an Apprenticeship Finder that connects career ...

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NJ Solar Commitment

Joseph Fiordaliso, NJBPU president

New Milestone Underscores New Jersey's Solar Commitment

12/2/2018

This month, New Jersey surpassed a milestone of 100,000 installed solar projects, and the state says Gov. Phil Murphy’s “clean energy agenda” will ...

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The Senate Career & Education Caucus

2/26/2016

Five employers from industries that rely on skilled workers came to Capitol Hill yesterday to ...

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Forest

If a college degree falls in a forest, and no one is there to hear it….does it still make a sound?

2/24/2016

CTE Month® is a public awareness campaign ACTE holds each February to celebrate Career and ...

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Drop Dead Article

The “Drop Dead” Theory of Mentoring and the Current Brain Drain of the Workforce

2/24/2016

About ten years ago, one of our contractor members told me he operated on a ...

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NEC Part 2

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Mike Holt's 2014 Changes to the NEC Part 2 - Online Course

2/23/2016

This user-friendly online program is based on Mike Holt's best-selling Code Change book and ...

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NEC Part 1

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Mike Holt's 2014 Changes to the NEC Part 1 - Online Course

2/23/2016

This user-friendly online program is based on Mike Holt's best-selling Code Change book and ...

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Sprint Offer to IEC

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2/18/2016
Federated Employment Practices Network

Can You Ask for a Waiver for Workers’ Compensation Claims?

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2/8/2016

Question: Can the company request an employee, including a pregnant worker, to sign a waiver ...

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T-Shirt

Stolen Uniforms

Alana Brown, PayChex HR Solutions
2/8/2016

­Topic:  I don’t think I want my termed employees uniform or gear I gave ...

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ABB Cam Switches

IEC Chesapeake Thanks Thomas & Betts for Their Generous Donation

2/8/2016

We want to recognize Associate Partner, Thomas & Betts, for a generous gift of 25 ABB ...

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One Source Speaker

IEC Chesapeake Thanks One Source Associates, Third Party Speaker to Apprentices

2/8/2016

We want to recognize Associate Partner, One Source Associates, as a Third Party Speaker to ...

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BelAir Engineering

IEC Chesapeake Thanks BelAir Engineering for Their Generous Donation

2/8/2016

IEC Chesapeake wants to recognize Associate Partner, Belair Engineering and Service Co. ,Inc., for a ...

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Milwaukee Tools

IEC Chesapeake thanks Milwaukee Tools for their generous donation.

2/8/2016

We want to recognize Associate Partner, Milwaukee Tools, for a generous gift to the Laurel ...

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