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  • Eastern , iMail , News November 19, 2019

    IAM District 54 Appoints First Woman Business Representative

    IAM District 54 President/Directing Business Representative T. Dean Wright announced the appointment of Regina Wright as Business Representative/Organizer for District Lodge 54, effective January 1, 2020.

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  • Eastern , iMail , News October 29, 2019

    Ohio Local Raises $6K for Guide Dogs

    The 21st Annual IAM Local Lodge 912 Golf Tournament was held on October 8, 2019 at the Mill Golf Course in Cincinnati, OH. More than $6,300 was raised for the Guide Dogs of America.

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  • Eastern , iMail , News October 10, 2019

    Vermont Machinists Return to Work Following Successful Strike

    Seventy-seven members of IAM Local 2704, employed by Velan Valve in Williston, Vermont, returned to work Monday after a weeklong strike. The highly skilled machinists manufacture high precision valves for customers such as the U.S. Navy and nuclear facilities. The members previously rejected the company’s offer over proposed changes to the temporary employee’s language and

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  • Eastern , iMail , News October 8, 2019

    IAM Mourns Maine Shipyard Legend

    The IAM mourns the loss of a Bath Iron Works (BIW) icon, Clayton Grover. The Local S6 member passed away at 87 on October 4, 2019 after a brief illness. For nearly seven decades Brother Grover has reported for duty at BIW, often saying that he continues to work “because I still can,” and that

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  • Eastern , iMail , News September 26, 2019

    IDG Protest Brings NYC Traffic to Standstill

    Last week thousands of members of the Machinists Union affiliate Independent Drivers Guild (IDG), a labor group for app-based drivers at Uber and Lyft, brought rush hour traffic in New York City to a virtual standstill. To protest changes being rolled out by Uber and Lyft, drivers led a caravan that stretched across the Brooklyn

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