Three NFFE-IAM Local 1429 members have been seriously injured after an industrial explosion and fire Thursday morning at Letterkenny Army Depot in Chambersburg, PA. The members were taken via medivac to a Maryland hospital in serious condition.Read more
Wrapped up in the minutia of day-to-day living, we sometimes forget as labor representatives that what we do at the table changes lives. And there are a slew of machinist families in Oklahoma reaping the benefits of having a strong IAM contract.Read more
The Workplace Democracy Act would strengthen the middle class by restoring workers’ rights to bargain for better wages, benefits and working conditions.
The WAGE Act would amend the National Labor Relations Act to strengthen protections for workers who want to organize and promote change through forming a union or other collective action.
IAM representatives met with affiliates of the Building and Wood Workers International Union at the William W. Winpisinger Center in Hollywood, MD to discuss how to improve working conditions for IKEA workers around the globe.Read more
The International Association of Machinists is a powerful labor union dedicated to fighting for the mighty middle-class of North America.Read more
On Saturday July 14, 2018, International President Bob Martinez took part in a Wreath Laying Ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier on behalf of all the members of the IAM.Read more
A day after the White House nominated Brett Kavanaugh to be the next Supreme Court justice, the Machinists Union’s legal team is sharing their concerns after reviewing Kavanaugh’s disturbing judicial record.Read more