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  • Eastern , iMail , News December 9, 2022

    IAM CORE Members, First U.S. Apple Store to Unionize, Set Negotiation Dates with Apple

    IAM CORE negotiating committee members from the newly organized Apple store in Towson, MD, have set dates for formal negotiations with Apple management. Formal negotiations will kick off on Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023, and continue on Jan. 12, Jan. 31, Feb. 1, and Feb. 2.  The members have been preparing for formal negotiations and have undergone intense training on various topics. Towson Apple workers voted to join the International Association of Machinists and

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  • Eastern , iMail , Latest Videos , News December 6, 2022

    Video: Ohio Local 1802 Stands Strong for Fair Contract

    On November 29, members of IAM Local 1802 (District 54) voted to ratify their union contract at Nordson Corp. in Amherst, OH, ending their 2-week strike and returning to work on November 30. The new contract includes major victories for members including better mandatory overtime policies, higher wage increases, health insurance cost freeze, retirement benefits

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  • Eastern , iMail , News November 22, 2022

    Ohio Air Force Base Workers Vote for Machinists Union Strength

    Twenty-five workers of Valiant Government Services employed at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Ohio voted overwhelmingly to join the IAM recently. The new members are HVAC Techs, electricians, carpenters, painters, pipefitters and boiler tenders, and are Service Contract Act (SCA) employees that maintain hospital facilities. “We congratulate Valiant Government Services workers for choosing to join

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  • Eastern , iMail , News November 17, 2022

    Maine Lobstering Industry Catches Major Victory as Court Delays Crippling Lobstering Restrictions

    The Maine Lobstering Union released the following statement following a court ruling delaying a decision on lobstering restrictions:  “The Maine Lobstering Union is pleased that Judge Boasberg in the District of Columbia agreed with the union and its colleagues that all concerned need to better understand the available data before making decisions that could drastically alter or

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  • Eastern , iMail , News , Press releases November 14, 2022

    Machinists Union Members Striking for Fair Contract at Amherst’s Nordson Corp.

    AMHERST, Ohio, Nov. 14, 2022 – Approximately 133 members of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers’ (IAM) Local 1802 (District 54) are on strike at Nordson Corp. in Amherst, Ohio after overwhelmingly voting to reject the company’s “last, best and final” contract offer. The strike began at midnight on Monday, Nov. 14. IAM

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