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NLRB Approves Election for Machinists at Boeing

Thu. March 26, 2015

The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) approved an agreement between the IAM and the Boeing Company that establishes the date, time, duration and eligible voters for a union representation election among more than 3,000 workers at Boeing’s 787 production facility in North Charleston, SC.

Long Beach IAM Members Rally for Fair Contract

Thu. March 26, 2015

Hundreds of Long Beach, CA city employees, members of IAM Local 1930, flocked to City Hall on Tuesday to protest the lack of progress in current contract negotiations.

Celebrating Women’s History Month: Q&A with IAM Trailblazer Shelley Kessler

Thu. March 26, 2015

California labor leader and longtime IAM member Shelley Kessler tells the story of her start in the labor movement and discusses challenges facing women in the workplace in a Q&A celebrating Women’s History Month.

Canadian IAM Member Reflects on AFL-CIO Young Workers Summit

Thu. March 26, 2015

Dan Janssen, vice president of IAM Local 2323 in Ontario, Canada, gives a candid first-person account of his time planning the future of the labor movement at the AFL-CIO’s 2015 NextUp Young Workers Summit.

Deadline Extended to Register for Young Machinists Training

Thu. March 26, 2015

The deadline to register for the IAM Young Workers Strategy Program, to be held May 3-8, 2015 at the William W. Winpisinger (WWW) Center in Hollywood, MD, has been extended to Wednesday, April 1.

Enroll Now for Federal Employee’s Advanced Program

Thu. March 26, 2015

The IAM will conduct the 2015 Federal Employees’ Advanced Program at the William W. Winpisinger Education and Technology Center in Hollywood, MD, July 12-17, 2015.

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

Wed. March 25, 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.

Take Action Now:  Call the Capitol Switchboard at (202)224-3121 and tell your member of Congress to vote "NO on H.Con.Res. 27.

Click here to urge your Representative to vote "NO" on the Upcoming Budget.