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  • iMail , News February 5, 2008

    iMail for Tuesday, February 05, 2008

    Reserve Now for 2008 IAM Legislative Conference This year’s IAM Legislative Conference will be held May 19-22 at the Hyatt Regency in Washington, D.C. Delegate registration begins on May 19 at 9:00 a.m. and again on May 20 from 8:00 to 9:00 a.m. The conference will kick off on May 19 at 1:30 p.m. with

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  • iMail , News January 31, 2008

    iMail for Thursday, January 31, 2008

    ‘America’s Edge’ Campaign Reaps Big Dividends The IAM campaign to draw attention to the nationwide shortage of skilled workers hit pay dirt this week when Washington state Governor Christine Gregoire announced a $3 million addition to the state’s budget for aerospace and technology apprentice programs. “It’s great to see Gov. Gregoire make investments like this

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  • iMail , News January 29, 2008

    iMail for Tuesday January 29, 2008

    ‘America’s Edge’ Campaign Tours America Teachers and students from Foshay Learning Center, a K-12 school in Long Beach, CA, joined, from left standing behind ‘597’ sign, former Governor Tom Vilsack, IAM District 947 DBR Richard Sanchez, and IAM Transportation GVP Robert Roach, Jr. (Western Territory GVP Lee Pearson is standing in the second row behind

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  • iMail , News January 24, 2008

    iMail for Thursday, January 24, 2008

    Machinists Put Merger-Minded Airlines on Notice Transportation GVP Robert Roach, Jr. this week sent letters to the CEOs of United Airlines, Northwest Airlines and Delta Airlines demanding that the carriers include the Machinists Union in any potential merger discussions. “The IAM, through our Merger Committee, is currently evaluating the various scenarios that could result from

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  • iMail , News January 22, 2008

    iMail for Tuesday, January 22, 2008

    Labor Honors Dr. King in Memphis The annual AFL-CIO event commemorating the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. took place this year in Memphis, TN, where the Nobel Prize-winning civil rights leader was slain while supporting striking sanitation workers in 1968. The observance drew more than 2,000 delegates and guests, double the number

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