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  • 'This Is Our Time' August 28, 2015
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  • Oklahoma City Military Housing Workers Vote IAM Yes August 27, 2015
    Tinker Air Force Base housing workers in Oklahoma voted for a voice on the job with the IAM. IAM Local 850 in Oklahoma City, OK has 14 new members after employees of Balfour Beatty Communities (BBC) at Tinker Air Force Base voted to join the IAM. "They just endured three weeks of a constant anti-union […]
  • Striking Ingersoll Rand Workers Get Jolt of Community Support August 27, 2015
    IAM Eastern Territory General Vice President Lynn Tucker, Jr., fires up workers and supporters at a rally outside the Cheektowaga, NY Ingersoll Rand plant. Supportive honks have been ringing out for more than two weeks outside the Ingersoll Rand plant in Cheektowaga, NY, where 240 IAM members are striking for a fair contract from the […]
  • WWW Center Preps Belshaw Workers for Upcoming Contract Talks August 27, 2015
    Belshaw Adamatic workers spent a week at the IAM's Winpisinger Center to prepare for contract negotiations. Front row, from left: Todd Roberts, Curtiss Sellers and Jesus Venegas. Back Row: District 160 Business Representative Melody Coffman and Clifton LaPlant. A negotiating committee made up of production and maintenance employees at Belshaw Adamatic, a manufacturer of donut […]
  • Georgia Local 709 Memorial Ride Raises Over $3,000 for Guide Dogs August 27, 2015
    Riders lined up to support Guide Dogs of America at IAM Local 709's annual fundraising event. This year's Jeff Goen Memorial Ride for Guides, hosted by IAM Local 709 in Marietta, GA, took in over $3,000 for Guide Dogs of America (GDA). The annual charity event honors former Local 709 President Jeff Goen, who lost […]
  • Stucker Appointed Midwest Territory Special Representative August 27, 2015
    International President Tom Buffenbarger has appointed Shannon Stucker to serve as a Special Representative in the Midwest Territory, effective September 1, 2015. Stucker first joined the IAM in 1993 as a machinist with Hub City Inc. in Aberdeen, SD. During his 17 years at the company, Stucker served in various positions within the IAM, including […]
  • Presidential Board Sides with New Jersey Transit Workers August 25, 2015
    A Presidential Emergency Board (PEB) has backed many of the proposals put forth by a coalition of 14 unions, including IAM-TCU, representing 4,300 New Jersey Transit workers embroiled in a four-year contract dispute with their employer. IAM-TCU represents approximately 1,000 New Jersey Transit workers. The PEB recommendations on wages and health insurance contributions fall much […]
  • NFFE-IAM Members Battling Devastating Wildfires in West August 25, 2015
    Dozens of wildfires raging across Washington, California, Oregon, Montana and Idaho have charred over 2.5 million acres of land so far and the rash of blazes throughout the West shows no signs of letting up. Tens of thousands of firefighters are dealing with dry winds, hot weather and unhealthy air quality as they battle the […]
  • IAM Helps Energy Efficiency Workers Get Great First Contract August 25, 2015
    Southern Territory General Vice President Mark Blondin, second from right in back, and Grand Lodge Representative Dave Porter, right, with new members at KVAR in Daytona Beach. With the help of the IAM Southern Territory staff, a group of new IAM members negotiated a first contract that includes substantial wage increases and the IAM National […]
  • Washington State Hexcel Workers Prep for Upcoming Contract Talks August 25, 2015
    Front row, from left: Andrew Culver, Business Representative Bobby Joe Murray and John Linboe. Back Row: Jeffrey Walker, Nanci Pickrell and Scott Clark. IAM Local 289 members who work with aerospace composites at Hexcel in Kent, WA recently geared up for upcoming contract negotiations by attending the Winpisinger Center's signature Bargaining Committee Negotiation Preparation program. […]

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