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  • Transportation April 10, 2019

    ‘We Need Action!’: IAM Transportation Members Growing Solidarity

    More than 800 members of the IAM’s largest territory, the Transportation Department, joined together in Las Vegas this week for the 2019 IAM Transportation Conference. The IAM, which represents more than 160,000 members in the airline and rail industries, is North America’s largest union in the sector. Speakers at the conference highlighted American Airlines negotiations,

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  • iMail , News , Transportation April 9, 2019

    ‘We Need Action!’: IAM Transportation Members Growing Solidarity

    More than 800 members of the IAM’s largest territory, the Transportation Department, joined together in Las Vegas this week for the 2019 IAM Transportation Conference. The IAM, which represents more than 160,000 members in the airline and rail industries, is North America’s largest union in the sector.

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  • Transportation April 8, 2019

    Senators Klobuchar and Sanders Speak at Transportation Conference

    Democratic presidential hopefuls Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) and Senator Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) on Monday morning addressed approximately 800 delegates at the Transportation Department’s 2019 Conference. IAM members will be hearing from candidates often during the 2020 election cycle before the membership weighs in on the union’s presidential endorsement.   Watch the video feed of both

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  • iMail , News , Transportation March 7, 2019

    Machinists Union at Vatican Labor Summit

    IAM Transportation General Vice President (GVP) Sito Pantoja and Chief of Staff (COS) Joseph Tiberi were invited to participate this week at a Transportation Labor and Manufacturers Summit held at Casina Pio IV in Vatican City. The summit was jointly sponsored by the International Transport Workers Federation (ITF) and the Vatican’s Chancellor of the Pontifical Academy of

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  • Transportation February 28, 2019

    IAM Urges DOT to Approve United’s Tokyo Haneda Proposal

    The presidents of IAM Local Lodges 811, 914, 1487, 1759, 1932, 2198 and 2339G, comprising approximately 12,500 IAM members, this week called on the Department of Transportation to approve United’s application to serve Tokyo Haneda Airport from Newark, NJ, Washington Dulles, Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles and Guam.   “I thank Presidents Taylor, Colina, Gula, Licciardi,

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