IAM Local 708 members in Wichita, KS have ratified a new collective bargaining agreement with FlightSafety Services Corporation (FSSC), securing a one-year contract that comes with substantial increases and security for the future. “I admire the strength and solidarity of these Machinists, many of whom fought for this country. They are more than deserving of […]
June 2019 – Staying Connected, A monthly newsletter for District 70.
Today, we honor those who have given the greatest sacrifice for our freedom.
Register for the 7th Annual District 70 “Doggie Bowl” event today! All proceeds to benefit Guide Dogs of America. July 27, 2019 at Northrock Lanes, 1232 N. Rock Road, Wichita, KS 67226
Please Note: The web address for the Machinists Advantage Partnership Program on your (MAPP) card is incorrect. The correct web address is https://d70mapp.com.
International President Robert Martinez Jr. announces a groundbreaking new way for the membership to make their voices heard in whom the IAM endorses for president in 2020. iam2020.org
Executive Director of the IAM National Pension Fund, explains details of the decision by the Board of Trustees regarding the Fund’s PPA zone status.
Stay connected with what’s happening in your District and pick up some hard copies to share with members in your shop!
Each year on Workers Memorial Day, working people throughout the world remember those who were hurt or killed on the job and renew our struggle for safe workplaces. Safe jobs are every workers right. This year’s Workers Memorial Dinner hosted by the Wichita/Hutchinson Labor Federation in District 70’s Machinists Hall on April 25, to commemorate […]
In a recent release from the Transportation Trades Department AFL/CIO (TTD) of which TCU is a member: Our federal government recently prioritized the profits of the freight rail industry over safety by refusing to set standards for crew train size. The same agency — the federal railroad administration — also declared state laws that do […]