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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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Required Presence of Master Tradesperson Permit Holder at Trade Permit Inspections

1/31/2018

Effective February 19, 2018, the master tradesperson permit holder must be present during any inspection ...

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Federated Insurance

Triple Protection Plan - An Employee Retention Strategy

By Federated Insurance
1/10/2018

Over the years you’ve built a profitable business. You’ve invested your money, your ...

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IDEAL National Championships

An IDEAL Opportunity to See Electricians in Action

By Grant Shmelzer, Executive Director, IEC Chesapeake
1/8/2018

TV worth watching- please see this IDEAL opportunity... we know what gladiators electricians are- finally ...

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Swag for Your Bag

Dominion January Promo: Last Call!

1/8/2018

This is it - the last month of our promotion.  Hurry in!  Our Prize Drawing for ...

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Maryland Apprenticeship Ambassador Program

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