Western Territory General Vice President Gary Allen was on hand to congratulate the recent graduates of the jointly administered apprenticeship program. The IAM and Boeing have a long tradition of working together to fill positions with highly skilled Machinists union members. “In the days of old, our trades were held as sacred; a hidden knowledgeRead more
IAM Eastern Territory Chief of Staff was recently honored with the Outstanding Labor Leader Award at the 28th Annual New Jersey Labor Advisory Board Brunch. The annual event raises funds that benefit the Thurgood Marshall College Fund. Negron was honored for helping to build a foundation for college students that might have opted out ofRead more
The AFL-CIO’s Civil, Human and Women’s Rights Department will host the 2018 Martin Luther King Jr. Civil and Human Rights Conference, January 12-15, 2018 at the Hilton Americas Houston, 1600 Lamar St., Houston, TX. This conference celebrates Dr. King’s life and his legacy of working to improve our lives and the lives of future generations.Read more
As part of Guide Dogs of America’s Holiday Fund-A-Need, take a little peek into the bond between visually impaired graduates and their guides. And, what better way than a few words posted to retired guide Escort by Adam as he begins his journey to receive his next guide dog. This partnership is only possible becauseRead more
Senator Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) along with Senators Diane Feinstein (D-CA) and Edward Markey (D-MA) introduced the Cabin Air Safety Act, a bill that seeks to protect airline passengers and cabin crew from toxic cabin air.
The Federal Workers Alliance, including IAM government employees and National Federation of Federal Employees (NFFE-IAM) members need your help now.
Federal Workers, including IAM government employees and National Federation of Federal Employees (NFFE-IAM) members need your help now to fight budget cuts to The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).
Federal Workers, including IAM government employees and National Federation of Federal Employees (NFFE-IAM) members need your help now to protect their rights to fair union representation. Congress is targeting the very existence of federal employee unions.
Machinists Union members in Philadelphia partnered with the AFL-CIO and American Airlines to send much-needed supplies to Puerto Rico, where families are still struggling. The IAM joined other union members in the area to organize donations, load trucks and deliver 60,000 pounds of items to the air cargo facility at Philadelphia International Airport.Read more
The IAM takes service to the community seriously. That’s why the Machinists Union helps to support the charity Guide Dogs of America, raising funds through charity events that draw members from the United States and Canada. Each year, GDA hosts a sporting clay shoot, motorcycle ride, golf tournament and charity banquet in Las Vegas, Nevada.Read more
As Americans celebrate Veterans Day, the International Association of Machinists (IAM) would like to thank its patriotic members who sacrificed by serving the country.Read more
The International Association of Machinists (IAM) recently held its first conference for government workers. James E. Price, Jr., the Director of the IAM Government Employees Department, discussed the event and its positive impact on attendees.Read more