2015 IAM Scholarship Winners

Thu. May 21, 2015

The IAM is pleased to announce the 2015 Scholarship winners. An impartial committee of educators selected 17 recipients for this year's awards. Twelve (12) college and three (3) vocational school scholarships were awarded to children of members, and two (2) scholarships went to IAM members. We congratulate the winners and thank all those who participated in the competition. Click here to view the 2014 scholarship winners.

Decades of Broken Promises in Trade Deals, Report Shows

Tue. May 19, 2015

A newly published report by U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) delivers a scathing assessment of the failure of the Obama and previous administrations to enforce labor standards in foreign trade agreements.

TAKE ACTION: Tell your Senators to vote “no” on Fast Track for TPP. Call your Senators at 202-224-3121.

Shutout: Right-to-Work-For-Less Gets Zero Votes in Illinois

Tue. May 19, 2015

Illinois Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner was dealt another blow to his right-wing agenda when the Illinois House unanimously shot down an anti-worker right-to-work bill.

Women's, Young Workers and Human Rights Conference Scheduled

Fri. May 15, 2015


The Women's, Young Workers and Human Rights Conference has been scheduled and the official call letter is being mailed to all local and district lodges. The meeting will be held at the Caribe Hilton in San Juan, Puerto Rico, with registration conducted on October 7th. The meeting will be called to order at 8am on October 8th and will be closed by noon on October 11th.

So that we can highlight the varying experiences, traditions and capabilities that solidifies our membership's solidarity, the agenda will include speakers, workshops and panel discussions relevant to current issues. Participants will gain a better understanding of how women's, young workers and human rights issues affect everyone in the workplace.

Click here for the official call letter
Click here for the hotel reservation form
Click here for the conference reservation form
Click here for conference flyer

Pensacola Local 192 Celebrates 95 Years Today

Fri. May 15, 2015

First chartered on May 14, 1920, IAM Local 192 has now been fighting for workers at Naval Air Station Pensacola for 95 years.

IAM Activists Bring Power of the People to Capitol Hill

Thu. May 14, 2015

Hundreds of IAM members concluded a busy week of lobbying elected officials on behalf of all working Americans at the 2015 IAM Legislative Conference in Washington, DC.

Fast Track Fight Wages On – Your Help Needed to Defeat TPP

Thu. May 14, 2015

After bowing to strong pressure from the White House, enough Senate Democrats made concessions on Thursday to advance a bill that would eventually “Fast Track” the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) through Congress without meaningful debate or any opportunity to offer amendments.