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Make Your Voice Heard On Election Day November 4

Thu. October 30, 2014

If you haven’t already voted early, be sure to make a plan to go to the polls on Election Day, Tuesday, November 4.

IAM Mourns Wichita Plane Crash Victims

Thu. October 30, 2014

The IAM mourns the at least four people who died Thursday after a small plane crashed into and ignited a fire inside the FlightSafety International building near Mid-Continent Airport in Wichita, KS.

International Unions Support IAM-Delta Flight Attendant Campaign

Thu. October 30, 2014

The IAM and International Transport Workers Federation (ITF)-affiliated unions from the SkyTeam airline alliance today held strategic meetings and informational picketing at Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport, Delta’s largest hub, to support Delta Air Lines Flight Attendants’ campaign for IAM representation.

Roeper to Lead IAM Health and Welfare Department

Thu. October 30, 2014

IAM General Secretary-Treasurer Robert Roach, Jr., has appointed Maria Roeper as Director and Counsel of the newly-formed IAM Health and Welfare Programs Department, effective November 1, 2014.

Deadline to Attend 2014 Guide Dogs Banquet is October 31

Thu. October 30, 2014

The deadline to reserve a seat at the 34th Annual William W. Winpisinger Charity Banquet at the 2014 Guide Dogs of America (GDA) Conference in Las Vegas is October 31.

International Unions Support Delta Flight Attendant Campaign

Wed. October 29, 2014

Washington, D.C., October 29, 2014 – The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) and International Transport Workers Federation (ITF)-affiliated unions from the SkyTeam airline alliance today held strategic meetings and informational picketing at Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport, Delta’s largest hub, to support Delta Air Lines Flight Attendants’ campaign for IAM representation.

Machinists Union Opposes Fast Track Gimmickry

Tue. October 28, 2014

The IAM is fully engaged in the national AFL-CIO campaign against Fast Track.

Fast Track is a legislative gimmick being considered in Congress that would make it easier for advocates of Big Trade to pass the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP), without a full and open debate. Fast Track and TPP would give U.S. corporations yet another “free pass” to move jobs overseas to countries where workers are deprived of basic freedoms.