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  • Transportation February 8, 2019

    IAM, Transportation Unions Voice Support for the Aviation Funding Stability Act of 2019

    WASHINGTON, D.C. (Feb. 8, 2019) — Four unions representing a total of 73,000 workers at American Airlines voiced their support for H.R. 1108, the “Aviation Funding Stability Act of 2019,” sponsored by Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Chairman Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.) and Chairman of the Aviation Subcommittee Rick Larsen (D-WA). This bill would give the Federal

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  • Transportation January 24, 2019

    Call Today to Stop the Government Shutdown

    Dear Sisters and Brothers, Today, the Senate will vote on bill H.R. 268. If passed, this bill would allow the government to reopen while negotiations continue. Lawmakers have the power and the responsibility to do what’s right. They need to bring 800,000 federal workers back to work and pay those who are working without pay.

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  • Transportation January 21, 2019

    IAM Celebrates MLK Day

    “Sisters and brothers, today we honor the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., a civil rights activist and leader in the movement to end racial segregation in the United States. He was committed to peace, non-violent protest and equality for all.   Throughout his life, Dr. King also stood up for union

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  • Politics & Legislation , Transportation January 16, 2019

    US Government Shutdown Affects Airport Operations

    The US Government shutdown is having a major impact on the country’s airports. As the longest shutdown in U.S. history continues, an increasing number of TSA agents can no longer afford to come to work without pay causing airports in Washington, Atlanta, Houston and Miami to adjust their security checkpoints. Several airports in the US

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  • Transportation December 21, 2018

    A Holiday Message

    “In warm appreciation of all your hard work and dedication this year, I’d like to extend my best wishes for a happy holiday season to all IAM members and their families. May you and your loved ones have a hearty, festive holiday season.   I’d also like to acknowledge all IAM members who will be

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