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  • iMail , Midwest , News January 18, 2019

    IAM Local 2068 Members Reach Agreement, End Six-Week Strike at Silgan

    Members of IAM Local 2068 have reached an agreement with Silgan Containers, bringing to end a nearly six-week strike in Rochelle, IL. The strike took effect just after midnight Saturday, December 8, 2018 when members voted down the company’s original contract offer because of its failure to address a more than 10-year stagnation in wages

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  • Healthcare , iMail , News January 17, 2019

    Machinists Call for Smarter, More Humane U.S. Healthcare System

    The Machinists Union remains steadfast that every American has the right to comprehensive health care and strongly supports a Medicare-for-all health care system. The United States spends more than twice the average per capita on healthcare compared to other developed nations, yet ranks near the bottom in life expectancy and other health outcomes. Our for-profit

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  • iMail , News , Southern January 17, 2019

    Proud of the Brand, Proud of the Work

    “We are very proud of our Machinists members at MillerCoors in Albany, GA and the nearly 40-year relationship we have had with this company,” said IAM Southern Territory General Vice President Rickey Wallace. “Not only does the IAM produce and package this recognizable product, but we are also the consumers who buy it and drink

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  • iMail , News January 17, 2019

    Now is the Time to Enroll in Spanish Leadership

    The last two years have been a challenge for the labor movement and workers in general yet the next two years promises to be even tougher. Now is the time to stand strong and send the message of diversity and inclusion to our nation’s leaders, communities and within our own union, and the key to

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  • iMail , News January 17, 2019

    El Tiempo Ha Llegado Para Inscribirse a Liderazgo en Español

    Los últimos dos años han sido un desafío para el movimiento laboral y para los trabajadores en general, pero los próximos dos años prometen ser aún más difíciles. Hoy es el momento de mantenerse fuertes y enviar el mensaje de la diversidad y la inclusión a los líderes de nuestra nación, las comunidades y dentro

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