Our Community Service and Women’s Committees are hosting a School Supplies Drive. Donations are being collected May 24th – August 1st, 2019.

Local Lodge 1487 Golf Outing - Poplar Creek Country ClubAugust 15, 2019
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  • IAM Urges Repeal of So-Called ‘Cadillac Tax’ July 16, 2019
    The IAM is urging members of Congress to support the bipartisan Middle-Class Health Benefits Tax Repeal of 2019, H.R. 748. This vital legislation, introduced by U.S. Reps. Joe Courtney (D-Conn.) and Mike Kelly (R-Pa.) would repeal the 40 percent health benefits tax on employer-sponsored healthcare before working Americans and their families are further impacted by […]
  • 50 Years Ago, Machinists Push to the Moon July 16, 2019
    Fifty years ago, NASA launched its epic Apollo 11 flight placing man on the moon for the first time. The mission was aided by scores of Machinists Union members. The eight-day Apollo mission started with the July 16, 1969 takeoff of a Saturn V rocket from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida. On July 20, […]
  • IAM Young Workers Program Deadline Approaching July 16, 2019
    The IAM recognizes and values the contributions of our younger workers and is excited to host the Young Workers Strategy Program September 22-27, 2019 at the William W. Winpisinger Education and Technology Center in Hollywood, MD. Deadline to register for the class is July 26, 2019. Click here for the call letter and enrollment form. […]
  • Enroll Now for the IAM Community Services Program July 16, 2019
    The IAM motto is “justice on the job, service to the community.” Attend the IAM Community Services Program September 29 – October 4, 2019 at the William W. Winpisinger Education and Technology Center in Hollywood, MD and learn how to help your local fulfill that motto. Participants will learn how to establish a community services committee […]
  • Machinists Union Applauds Rejection of General Electric’s Concessionary Contract Offer July 11, 2019
    International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) General Vice President Brian Bryant issued the following statement in response to IUE-CWA’s members’ rejection of the General Electric’s concessionary contract offer.   “The IAM applauds the decision by the IUE-CWA GE members to reject this concessionary contract offer,” said Bryant. “The IAM supports going back to […]
  • IAM Rallies To Protect Retirement Security July 11, 2019
    IAM members, other labor unions and retirement security supporters rallied on Capitol Hill in support of the Rehabilitation for Multiemployer Pensions Act of 2019 (H.R. 397), better known as the Butch Lewis Act. The Ways and Means Committee advanced the legislation, sponsored by U.S. Rep. Richard Neal (D-MA), on a party line vote with all […]
  • Indiana Local 2018 Members at Regal Beloit Strike for Justice on Job July 2, 2019
    More than 130 members of IAM Local 2018 employed at Regal Beloit Manufacturing in Valparaiso, IN have been on strike since Sunday, June 30. The skilled trade members of the IAM are striking for affordable health care, better wages, clear break times, and no changes to their current probationary period.  READ: UPDATE: Regal Beloit workers […]
  • Western Territory Scores Big Win in Private Sector July 2, 2019
    188 Bradken Foundry workers in Tacoma, WA, voted on June 26, 2019 to unionize with the IAM. In a landslide election, the workers sent a message that after years of poor treatment, it was time to bring justice to the job. The win was possible because of the hard work of both the Foundry workers […]
  • IAM Mourns the Loss of Retired DBR Phil Zannella July 2, 2019
    Long-time IAM Law Committee Chair and 48-year member Phil Zannella, Jr. passed away last week at the age of 64. Zannella first joined the IAM Law Committee in 1992 and served until his retirement in 2018. “Our union lost a great leader with the passing of Phil Zannella,” said International President Robert Martinez Jr. “Phil […]
  • The Wisdom of 100 Years July 2, 2019
    It was a triple digit celebration when IAM member Theron Black of Local 733 turned 100 years old on June 13, 2019. A former employee of Beechcraft Aviation in Wichita, KS, Black celebrated his birthday recently with friends and paparazzi as the local news station, KAKE News Channel 10 produced a story highlighting his 100-year […]
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