IBEW International President Lonnie R. Stephenson issued the following statement in reaction to the death of
George Floyd: “The men and women of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers stand with the millions of
Americans demanding a full investigation into the death of George Floyd, an African-American pinned down
by a white Minneapolis police officer who kneeled on Floyd’s neck as Floyd pleaded, ‘I can’t breathe.
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