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‘For Our Future!’: IAM Local S6 Rallies for U.S. Shipbuilding Jobs

Thu. May 28, 2015

IAM Local S6 members flooded Washington Street in Bath, ME last week to march in solidarity for U.S. shipbuilding jobs. More than one thousand IAM members, family, other unions and representatives from the Maine AFL-CIO marched from the Bath Iron Works (BIW) south gate to the Local S6 Union Hall for a rally.

WATCH: Trumka’s Message to IAM Members on Fast Track, TPP

Thu. May 28, 2015

AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka sat down with the Machinists News Network to talk about the importance of stopping President Obama’s push for “Fast Track” authority for the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) deal.

WATCH: ViewPoint with AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka

IAM Sponsors Aviation High School Students in Skills Competition

Thu. May 28, 2015

IAM District 142 recently sponsored six students and their instructors from New York’s Aviation High School to participate in the Aviation Maintenance Skills Competition in Miami, FL.

WWW Center Prepares Tennessee Local 2544 for Upcoming Negotiations

Thu. May 28, 2015

The Negotiating Committee for IAM Local 2544 in Loudon, TN, along with staff members from District 711, attended the Negotiation Preparation for Bargaining Committees program at the William W. Winpisinger (WWW) Education and Technology Center.

IAM Districts, Locals Can Still Apply for Labor-Management Committee Grants

Thu. May 28, 2015

The deadline for IAM Districts and Locals with labor-management committees to apply for grants from the Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service (FMCS) has been extended to June 15, 2015.

Want to See Your Photo in the 2016 IAM Calendar? Enter the IAM Photo Contest

Thu. May 28, 2015

Don’t miss your chance to feature your Lodge members in the popular IAM Calendar. Just enter the IAM Photography Contest. The entry deadline is June 30, 2015.

ViewPoint with AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka

Tue. May 26, 2015

AFL-CIO President, Richard Trumka, talks about the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP).