Last week IAM District 9 hosted a COVID-19 vaccination site for Machinists Union members and staff. Firefighters from Pattonville Fire District distributed over 460 shots at the Bridgeton, MO office. “Thanks to the Pattonville Fire District with the help of St. Louis County, IAM members in our area who wanted to get vaccinated had the […]
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On April 8th, the Denver regional office of the Federal Labor Relations Authority (FLRA) confirmed that NFFE-IAM had won an election to represent over 110 federal employees at the U.S. Department of Agriculture Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) Animal Care Program. The new unit is mostly veterinarians and animal welfare inspectors tasked with […]
The IAM Transportation Department yesterday filed an application with the National Mediation Board (NMB) to investigate a representation dispute among Flight Attendants at National Airlines. A group of National Airlines Flight Attendants sought out the IAM’s assistance to form a union at the carrier and gain collective bargaining rights. “I congratulate these brave Flight […]
TCU Vice-President Matt Hollis, Felipe Gonzalez President Lodge 781, Jose Cerda, TCU President Maratea, James Kane Lodge 781 Chairman of the Board of Trustees, TCU Vice-President Brian Shanahan and Michael Aldana, Local Chairman Lodge 781 and Division Chairman Unit 155 President Maratea said: “I’ve been waiting for months to meet with the members face to […]
President Biden signed H.R. 1319, the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARP), on March 11, 2021. This law subsidizes the full COBRA premium for “Assistance Eligible Individuals” for periods of coverage from April 1, 2021 through September 30, 2021. The subsidy applies to medical, dental and vision coverage. This information is for those covered […]