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  • Air Transport January 12, 2010

    NMB Schedules First Machinist Election at Delta Air Lines

    “In spite of opposition from Delta Air Lines, the National Mediation Board (NMB) has scheduled the first union representation election following the merger of Delta and Northwest Airlines,” said International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) General Vice President Robert Roach, Jr. following the NMB’s announcement of a union representation election for nearly 100

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  • Air Transport November 17, 2009

    More Information on the Proposed NMB Rule Change

    The National Mediation Board’s Proposal to Change Union Election Procedures

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  • Air Transport November 17, 2009

    Support the IAM Voting Rights Campaign for Airline and Railroad Workers

    The Machinists Union today presented the National Mediation Board (NMB) an additional 12,000 signed post cards expressing support for their proposed rule change to make air and rail union elections more democratic. Today is the end of the NMB’s public comment period. “When the NMB solicited public comments on their proposed rule change, the Machinists

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  • Air Transport October 3, 2006

    2007 Day of Action

    OCTOBER 3, 2006 – From air and rail to auto and trucking, transportation is essential to our lives.  But the industry has fallen on tough times over the last few years, leaving its workers unsure about the future.  That’s why it’s important that transportation workers from all over the world join together on May 17,

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  • Air Transport July 10, 2006

    Where Is My Pension?

    JULY 10, 2006 – Twenty five years ago, about four out of every ten workers had a pension plan.  Today, it’s less than one in five and tomorrow that number could be even smaller.

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