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 Woodworkers Department would like to take a moment to recognize the thousands of men and women battling the wildfires burning throughout the Northwest.
Jim Reid will be in Gambier, Ohio this week. Click "Read More" for further information.
On July 2, 2014, International President Tom Buffenbarger travelled to Jamestown, New York to meet with leaders of IAM Local Lodge 2105 and District Lodge 65 and corporate and local managers at the TitanX plant.
IAM Local 701 auto mechanics at Al Piemonte Chevrolet in East Dundee, IL have voted to go on strike. The new members have been in negotiations for a first contract since the end of May.
Jim Reid will be on the road this week. Click "Read More" for further information.
A group of House Democrats are calling on the office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) to stop using misleading export numbers when making its case for future trade agreements, like the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), which is currently being negotiated in secret.
IAM Local 701 ran the Automotive Service Technology Competition at the Skills USA Illinois Championships in Springfield. Governor Pat Quinn welcomed the high school and post-secondary students during the opening ceremony April 3. Sixty students competed in Automotive Service Tech, as they rotated through 20 work stations, testing their skills.