Union Member Rights and Officer Responsibilities Under the LMRDA The Labor-Management Reporting and Disclosure Act (LMRDA) guarantees certain rights to union members and imposes certain responsibilities on union officers. More >>
The IAM is a large and diverse organization, representing 720,000 members across North America. Each member makes a significant contribution to the success of the union. The mission of the IAM Headquarters is to help individual members realize that potential. The departments of the IAM mirror the diversity of the members that form the union.
The deadline for the Federal Employees’ Basic Program to be held February 8-13, 2015 at the William W. Winpisinger (WWW) Education and Technology Center, in Hollywood, MD, has been extended to January 9.
IAM District 4 has filed an injunction in the U.S. District Court of Maine against Verso Paper Corp., as part of the growing effort to force the company to honor severance commitments to hundreds of employees who will lose their jobs when Verso shutters the Bucksport mill.
Both Don Kennedy and Jim Reid were working with and on behalf of IAM members. To find out their activities, click "Read More".
The election for District Lodge officers was held Saturday, December 6th, 2014 during the regular bi-annual meeting of the District Delegate Council.
The IAM Human Rights Department has worked with the Winpisinger Center to make the 2013 Young Workers Pilot Program a regular part of the educational facilities training.
The dates for the 2015 training have been set for May 3-8, 2015 and September 27 - October 2, 2015. The official call letter was included in the leaderhip training packet mailed to all the IAM local and district lodges. The Young Worker Training is receommended for IAM's newest members who are looking to become more involved in union activities.
Click here for the official call letter and enrollment form.
"WASHINGTON (AP) — Retirees covered by financially troubled multiemployer pensions could soon see their benefits cut under a congressional spending deal to keep the government running."
En español |WASHINGTON, DC—AARP Senior Vice President Joyce Rogers released this statement in opposition to the Kline-Miller amendment to the Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act of 2015, an amendment that the Los Angeles Times says “could be a disaster” that would potentially harm millions of current retirees. Call Congress at 1-844-259-9351 to ask your representative to oppose this amendment.