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I.B.E.W. Local 1430 – Uniting Backstretch Workers at Saratoga Race Track

I.B.E.W. Local 1430 is working tirelessly to protect the backbone of the racing community – the backstretch workers. These hardworking horsemen dedicate their skills and passion to the racing world, yet their living and working conditions need much improvement. It’s time for change! See Local 1430 and advocates in the news:

Watch Us on Channel 6 Albany (CBS)

Local 1430 on CBS 6 Albany

Watch Us on Channel 13 Albany (NBC)

Watch Local 1430 on NBC 13

Watch BackStretch Workers on Channel 6

Backstretch Workers on on CBS 6 Albany

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Join us in advocating for fair wages, safe working conditions, clean living conditions, and fair treatment. Reach out to us to learn more about our efforts and how you can be a part of this positive change.