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  • iMail , News April 1, 2010

    Enroll Now for Federal Employees Basic Class

    The IAM’s Federal Employees Basic Program will be held August 15-20, 2010, at the William W. Winpisinger Education & Technology Center in Hollywood, MD. This program provides training specific to the Federal Sector in areas such as collective bargaining, the Hatch Act and legislative action, Prohibited Personnel Practices, ULP and grievance handling, arbitration and an

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  • iMail , News March 18, 2010

    Federal Workers Group Salutes Lilly Ledbetter

    IAM representatives took part in recent a celebration of Women’s History Month that featured fair pay trailblazer Lilly Ledbetter and actress Tanya Blount. The event was hosted by the Federal Triangle Partnership, consisting of the U.S. Department of Commerce, U.S. Agency for International Development, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, and the United States Postal Service.

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  • iMail , News January 5, 2010

    Register Now for 2010 Federal Employees Classes

    The IAM Government Employees Dept. will hold a pair of “Federal Employees Basic Programs” on February 7-12, 2010 and March 14-19, 2010, at the William W. Winpisinger Center in Southern Maryland. The “Federal Employees Basic Program” provides training in areas specific to the Federal Sector; such as collective bargaining, the Hatch Act and legislative action,

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  • iMail , News November 19, 2009

    Machinist Named to Chair Global Forest Organization

    IAM Woodworkers Department GLR William Street has become the first union official ever elected to serve as chairman of the board of directors of the Program for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC), the largest forest certification organization in the world. “Having a union leader as board chair signals the beginning of the next phase

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  • iMail , News November 12, 2009

    Susan Grundmann Confirmed as MSPB Chair

    The U.S. Senate has confirmed President Barack Obama’s nomination of Susan Tsui Grundmann to serve as Chairwoman of the Merit Systems Protection Board (MSPB). Grundmann, who graduated from American University and earned a law degree at Georgetown University, has been general counsel for National Federation of Federal Employees (NFFE)-IAM Federal District 1 in Washington, D.C.,

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