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Machinists Union Applauds Confirmation of Former IAM Legal Fellow Deirdre Hamilton to the National Mediation Board

The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) applauds the U.S. Senate for confirming longtime labor lawyer and former IAM Legal Fellow Deirdre Hamilton to serve on the National Mediation Board (NMB), a three-member panel tasked with handling labor issues in the nation’s railroad and airline industries. “We thank each senator who voted in […]

IAM Transportation Leadership Visits with Members at Metro-North Railroad

Leadership of the IAM Transportation Department recently spent time with members at New York’s Metro-North Railroad, including helping train new officers of Local 226. The visit, which included time with Metro-North members at Grand Central Station in New York City, and a maintenance facility in Brewster, N.Y., is the latest stop in a station visit program launched […]

Machinists Union Chairs Black State Legislator Labor Roundtable

IAM National Legislative and Political Director Hasan Solomon recently chaired the Labor Roundtable at the National Black Caucus of State Legislators (NBCSL). The NBCSL Labor and Workforce Development Policy Committee members come together with members from different labor unions to discuss labor and workforce development issues pertinent to union members. Examples include, but are not […]