It’s Your Turn Lawmakers

“With the help of the IAM’s Legislative Department, the Machinists Union is literally doing everything in its power to save the jobs of the hundreds of men and women about to be laid off at Red River Army Depot,” said Southern Territory General Vice President Mark A. Blondin. “But we need Congress to step in and … Read more

Franklin, PA Local 1842 Completes Negotiations Prep Program

Left to right: Douglas E Hoffman, Timothy P Buck ADBR/Org, and Richard Lemoine Cook The Negotiating Committee for Local 1842, along with staff member from District 98, participated in the Negotiation Preparation for Bargaining Committees program at the William W. Winpisinger Center in Hollywood, MD. The Local represents employees at Joy Mining Komatsu Franklin PA, … Read more

Join Us in Memphis to Remember MLK

Machinists Union members are invited to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Wednesday, April 4 in Memphis. Get details at iam2018.org Dr. King, an ardent supporter of labor rights, spoke out on behalf of striking Memphis sanitation workers from AFSCME Local 1733 despite the threats to his … Read more

Locals Invited to Support TCU/IAM Convention

The 35th Regular Convention of the Transportation Communications Union/IAM will be held at the Mirage Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, beginning July 24, 2018. An important part of the convention is the TCU/IAM 2018 Convention Souvenir Program, which will be distributed to delegates, officers and guests. Purchase an ad in the program to help … Read more

Communicators: Enter the Newsletter and Website Contest

Calling all Local and District communicators who produce newsletters and build/maintain websites. Submit your entries now for the 2017 IAM Newsletter and Website Contest. Entry forms must be received by May 4, 2018. The post Communicators: Enter the Newsletter and Website Contest appeared first on IAMAW. Powered by WPeMatico

Join the IAM at Rolling Thunder 2018

Machinists Union members will ride as a union in Washington, DC’s annual 2018 Rolling Thunder “Ride for Freedom,” the world’s largest single-day motorcycle event. It is believed to be the first time a national or international union will ride together in Rolling Thunder. The Memorial Day Weekend ride, which dates back to 1988, gives tribute … Read more