IAMAW District Lodge 70

Month: May 2017

Not Your Average 9 to 5 Job

Meet Joel Woods. He’s a member of the IAM Maine Lobstering Union and has been harvesting the sea for more than 20 years. When he’s not hauling traps off the ocean floor you will find him capturing these rare, priceless moments through the lens of his camera. The post Not Your Average 9 to 5 […]

13 Ways the Trump Budget Hurts Working People

13 Ways the Trump Budget Hurts Working People Gage Skidmore There are tons of analyses and numbers that could keep economists busy for days, but the bottom line is President Donald Trump’s budget will have negative effects on the lives of everyday Americans. Here are some of the most notable examples of a budget that betrays […]

IAM International President Bob Martinez sends letter urging members of Congress to support C-130J airlift program

“Machinists Union members have been proudly manufacturing C-130 aircraft since production began in the 1950s, said Martinez. As our nation’s longest running military production aircraft line, the C-130 program has established an extraordinary record of dependable performance. The program currently employs 570 suppliers across forty-one states. The Multi-Year Procurement (MYP-III) would provide important stability to […]

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