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  • iMail , News April 25, 2006

    iMail for Tuesday, April 25, 2006

    McHugh, Olsson, Canning Tapped for New Posts IAM President Tom Buffenbarger has announced two key personnel changes. IAM Associate Legal Counsel Mary McHugh will join the staff of the William W. Winpisinger Education and Technology Center and Grand Lodge Representative Bruce Olsson will be the new Assistant Legislative Director of the IAM’s Legislative and Political

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  • iMail , News April 20, 2006

    iMail for Thursday, April 20, 2006

    Contract Negotiations Open At PPG Southern Territory General Vice President Bob Martinez traveled to Lake Charles, Louisiana for the contract opening for Local Lodge 470 at PPG Industries, Inc. The contract covering over 900 members in PPG’s Chemical Division expires May 11. Prior to the contract talks, GVP Martinez went on a plant tour with

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  • iMail , News April 18, 2006

    iMail for Tuesday, April 18, 2006

    IAM and Hamilton Sundstrand Win OSHA Safety Award The OSHA Voluntary Protection Program flag was proudly raised on April 11, 2006 in a ceremony at Hamilton Sundstrand in Windsor Locks, Connecticut for their efforts in working with the IAM and another union to achieve OSHA’s highest level of voluntary participation. In attendance were Eastern Territory GVP

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  • iMail , News April 13, 2006

    iMail for Thursday, April 13, 2006

    Hostile City Manager Leaves, but the IAM Won’t IAM members from LL 48 and District 8 have been picketing in front of the Oak Park, Illinois city hall to let the public know their tax dollars are being poured down the drain by city management that refuses to honor their IAM contract. After pressure from

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  • iMail , News April 11, 2006

    iMail for Tuesday, April 11, 2006

    Machinists Ratify Lockheed-Martin Contract at Fort Worth Facility District Lodge 776 Machinists ratified a three-year agreement with Lockheed-Martin Sunday, April 9, in Fort Worth Texas. The new agreement covers about 3,700 Machinists working on the F-16, F-22 and F-35 programs. Highlights of the agreement include raises of four percent the first year, and three percent

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