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  • iMail , Southern August 16, 2018

    Machinists Helping NASA Touch the Sun

    NASA recently launched a spacecraft to the Sun to explore the secrets behind the solar wind's speeds. IAM members played a huge role in making this mission a reality.

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  • iMail , Southern August 14, 2018

    The Devil Is in the Details

    Before a pilot can hit the skies, he or she needs to practice and ends up logging a lot hours on flight simulators before ever leaving the ground.  These training machines have become invaluable tools for pilots. 

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  • Government Employees , iMail , News , Southern August 9, 2018

    Stop the Layoffs at Red River

    Machinists Union International President Robert Martinez Jr. and National Federation of Federal Employees (NFFE-IAM) President Randy L. Erwin sent a joint letter to Texas Gov. Greg Abbott expressing serious concern regarding the impact of the planned layoff of 306 IAM members at the Red River Army Depot (RRAD) in Texarkana, Texas. The planned layoff comes less than three

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  • iMail , News , Southern July 31, 2018

    Machinists Fighting to Save Hundreds of Red River Army Depot Jobs

    The Machinists Union is mobilizing its membership and working with elected officials to fight against the latest round of announced layoffs to strike Red River Army Depot (RRAD) and the Texarkana, Texas community.

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  • iMail , News , Southern July 31, 2018

    Full Circle

    Being part of a union is being part of a family. We celebrate birthdays and anniversaries. We take time to honor holidays and special events. And we recognize the moments that gave shape to who we are. But it’s not often that all of this comes together in one local lodge meeting.

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