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  • iMail , News July 23, 2020

    Improving U.S. Manufacturing Policy

    Owen Herrnstadt, IAM  Chief of Staff to International President Robert Martinez, Jr.,  appeared on the Rick Smith Show Monday to discuss Joe Biden’s manufacturing plan. Herrnstadt also serves as the IAM’s Director of Trade and Globalization. Herrnstadt called Biden’s plan for manufacturing and innovation “realistic, comprehensive, promising, refreshing” and one of the best he’s seen. “It’s not only

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  • iMail , News July 23, 2020

    Alabama Local 2003 Honors Retirees, Others Who Helped Win First Fort Rucker Contract

    The Daleville, AL Local 2003 Retiree Committee honored their retirees for reaching years of service milestones ranging from 30 years to 65 years and awarded pins and certificates signifying their years of service.  A few of these members, Brothers Dennis Lee, Bobby Bowden and Jerry Obie Goodson were a part of helping to win the

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  • iMail , News July 23, 2020

    Machinists Win Defense Work for IAM Members, Strong Buy American Improvements in House

    The IAM’s strong advocacy on Capitol Hill has advanced funding for critical defense work on a variety of programs for Machinists Union members from coast to coast. A long-time priority of the IAM, enhancing Buy American standards for major defense programs, also won approval in the House version of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).

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  • iMail , News July 21, 2020

    Machinists Union Asks Navy to Clarify Position on Bath Iron Works Subcontracting

    WASHINGTON, July 21, 2020 – As a strike of 4,300 IAM Local S6 members in Bath, Maine enters the fifth week, the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) is asking the U.S. Navy to shed some light on Bath Iron Works’ claims that the Navy has requested additional subcontracting at the shipyard. Throughout

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  • iMail , News July 21, 2020

    Machinists Mourn Loss of Former GLR Wayne Camp, a Longtime Advocate for Working People

    It is with great sadness that the IAM announces the passing of Wayne Camp, a longtime union officer and retired Grand Lodge Representative from the Southern Territory and former Great Lakes Territory. Camp, 73, the beloved father of IAM Research Analyst Gwendolyn Camp, passed away on July 15, 2020. Camp, a U.S. Air Force veteran

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