Workers Memorial Day April 28, 2015

Tue. March 31, 2015

Every year on April 28, the unions of the AFL-CIO observe Workers Memorial Day.

I.A.M. C.R.E.S.T. Hazardous Material Enhancement Awareness DOT Railroad Train the Trainer Program

Tue. March 31, 2015

During the week of March 23-27, 2015, new I.A.M. C.R.E.S.T Associate Instructors from TCU/IAM Local Lodges completed a Train the Trainer program in Denver, Colorado.

Distracted Driving Awareness

Fri. March 27, 2015

Traveling down the road, how many times have you been sitting at a green intersection light with no vehicles moving, to discover the reason for the delay was because of a driver talking or texting on a cell phone, hand held or hands free, not aware that the signal light had changed?

VAntage Point Blog Update

Thu. March 26, 2015

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TAKE ACTION NOW: Urge Your Representative to Vote "No" on H.Con.Res. 27

Thu. March 26, 2015

Members of the U.S. House of Representatives are expected to vote Thursday, March 26,on H.Con.Res. 27, the proposed Concurrent Resolution on the Fiscal Year 2016 Budget. The IAM urges all members to contact their members of Congress and urge them to vote “No” on this budget bill. This extreme budget would gouge hundreds of billions from dedicated civil servants and makes hard-working federal employees scapegoats for a dysfunctional Congress.

What a Record-Low Snowpack Means for Summer in the Northwest

Tue. March 24, 2015

     Southern Oregon is bracing for a fire season that could start earlier, last longer and burn hotter than usual in a part of the world known for major summer fires.

IAM Protects Members During Simpson Sawmill Sales

Tue. March 24, 2015

When Simpson Lumber Company put its sawmilling operations up for sale in December 2014 and put IAM members at risk, quick action by District W24 representatives helped save jobs and provide substantial benefits for those who were displaced.