The Machinists Union Aerospace Conference will take place September 10-14, 2018 in Fort Worth, TX, announced International President Bob Martinez. A call letter will be sent to Locals and distributed through iMail early next year. The post Save the Date: Machinists Union Aerospace Conference appeared first on IAMAW.
Month: December 2017
For the 13th year, Newark, OH IAM Local 1280, along with the Electrical Workers (IBEW) and the Glass, Molders, Pottery, Plastics and Allied Workers (GMP), bought and assembled 106 bikes, 14 tricycles, and helmets for the Salvation Army’s “Bikes for Kids” drive. The tradition is carried on in the memory of deceased IAM member Dave […]
Congratulations to new IAM Local 4 members at Charlotte Hall Veterans Home (HMR of Maryland) who came together to ratify their first agreement. IAM Local 4 members fought hard to get an agreement. Members braved the cold weather to protest previous substandard offers from the company. The members stood in solidarity during this long process […]
IAM District 141 this week held its annual Safety Conference in Las Vegas. The conference brings together union leaders and activists, airline representatives and workplace safety experts from around the nation to discuss workplace safety. “Safety has improved, and will continue to improve,” President Mike Klemm said. “Obviously, our members coming home, and the company’s […]
After months of investigations across the nation and across the border in Mexico, Interfaith Worker Justice released a report detailing how Nabisco’s parent company, Mondelez International, breaks faith with working people and their communities as they outsource good-paying jobs to communities where they can get away with paying just a dollar an hour. The report […]