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  • IAM Responds to Deeply Flawed Fast Track Legislation April 16, 2015
    International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) International President Tom Buffenbarger today issued the following statement on the introduction of a Fast Track bill in the U.S. Senate: "We are angered and deeply disappointed that the legislation introduced today repeats the same old corporate-driven approach to trade that has cost America hundreds of thousands […]
  • Beechcraft Aircraft Mechanics Join Wichita Local 774 April 16, 2015
    IAM District 70 organized 109 aircraft mechanics and other technicians at the Beechcraft Service Center in Wichita, KS, in the wake of a card check recognition agreement with the company. A third-party local minister oversaw the card check process and confirmed majority support for the IAM. The organizing win adds to the several thousand members […]
  • NMB Rules American Airlines a Single Carrier April 16, 2015
      In an announcement that brings more than 30,000 Mechanic and Related, Fleet Service and Stores employees at American Airlines a step closer to joint contract negotiations, the National Mediation Board (NMB) ruled that the carrier is operating as a single transportation system. The determination is a necessary precursor to certifying the TWU-IAM Association, an […]
  • IAM Scholarship Judges Confer to Select Winners April 16, 2015
    Seated from left, IAM Scholarship Competition Judges Julie Weismantel, Dr. Denise Simmons Graves, Karen Felton and Michael J. O'Leary. Standing, from left, IAM Safety and Health Department administrator Kerri Johnson, IAM Safety and Health Department Director Mike Flynn and Grand Lodge Representative Jim Reid. Judges for the 2015 IAM Scholarship Competition met at IAM Headquarters […]
  • Register Now for the IAM Women's, Young Workers and Human Rights Conference April 16, 2015
      Make plans now to join fellow IAM activists at the 2015 Women's, Young Workers and Human Rights Conference from October 7-11, 2015 at the Caribe Hilton in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Click here for the official call letter, hotel reservation form and conference reservation form. A discounted registration fee of $100 is available to […]
  • Deadline Approaching for IAM Industrial Conference April 16, 2015
    May 8 is the deadline for a special room rate at the IAM Industrial Conference, to be held June 15-19 at the Hilton Hotel in Chicago. Click here for the official call and registration form. The conference will prepare IAM representatives and members in several key economic sectors to better meet the challenges of organizing […]
  • IAM's Babineaux Talks Labor at National Action Network Convention April 14, 2015
    IAM General Vice President Diane Babineaux speaks on a labor panel at the 2015 National Action Network Convention in New York, NY. "The labor movement needs to stand together like never before to fight attacks on working Americans," said IAM General Vice President Diane Babineaux at a panel on labor at the 2015 National Action […]
  • Negotiations Begin at United Launch Alliance, New Rocket Announced April 14, 2015
    The IAM and the United Launch Alliance opened negotiations for a new contract covering 830 workers at Vandenberg Air Force Base, CA, Local Lodge 2786; Decatur, AL, Local Lodge 44 and Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, FL, Local Lodge 610. As the IAM opened negotiations with United Launch Alliance (ULA) in Huntsville, AL, ULA announced […]
  • Solidarity for Locked Out IAM Auto Mechanics at Al Piemonte Chevrolet April 14, 2015
    [View the story "Solidarity for Locked Out IAM Auto Mechanics at Al Piemonte Chevrolet" on Storify]
  • Equal Pay Day: Women Still Earning Less Than Men April 14, 2015
    [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zhQah4PT_AI&w=560&h=315] This year, April 14 is the day that symbolizes how much extra a woman must work in 2015 to make the same as a man did in 2014. According to the latest census data, women working full-time earn just 78 cents for every dollar earned by men, amounting to a yearly wage gap […]

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