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