IAM Local 1781

serving the San Francisco Bay Area

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Membership Meeting 2nd Wednesday of the Month 4:00pm Location of the Meeting: IAM Local 1781:1511 Rollins Road,Burlingame, CA 94010

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  • IAM Members Flood Capitol Phone Lines to Defeat Bad Health Care Bill March 28, 2017
    Thanks to efforts by Machinists and others who flooded Congress with phone calls at a ratio of well over 50 to 1 opposing the misguided Americans Health Care Act (AHCA), working people prevented it from coming to a vote in the House of Representatives. Last week as legislators considered the AHCA, the IAM urged our […]
  • NFFE-IAM, Labor Movement Close Ranks to Oppose Attacks on Federal Workers March 28, 2017
    The Federal Workers Alliance, a unified group of 19 unions representing 300,000 federal employees sent a letter to Congress this week urging them to vote no on a bill targeting federal workers. The Official Time Reform Act (H.R. 1364) is an attempt to discourage union representation and decrease union membership. Tell your representative to vote […]
  • Indiana Local 153 Members Ratify Silgan White Cap Contract March 28, 2017
    Members of IAM Local 153, District 90, recently voted in favor of a new three-year contract with Silgan White Cap, a lid-maker for food and beverage containers, in Evansville, IN. The new agreement includes wage increases, no changes to the IAM National Pension Plan, and improved health care at a lower cost. The average wage […]
  • Spread the Word about iMail March 28, 2017
    Help our message reach more members. Let them know how easy it is to sign up and start receiving IAM news in their inboxes. They can simply go to goIAM.org, click on “SUBSCRIBE TO IMAIL” in the top right corner and enter their email address. Just like that, they’ll be kept up to date on […]
  • IAM Midwest Territory Mourns Passing of Retired GLR Don Stella March 28, 2017
    The IAM Midwest Territory announces the passing of retired Grand Lodge Representative Donald “Don” Stella. Don, a 51-year Machinist, passed away Sunday, March 26, 2017 at his home in Pleasant Hill, MO. He was 77 years old. “The IAM has lost a devoted and true trade unionist,” said IAM Midwest Territory General Vice President Philip […]
  • Ohio IAM Family Braves Cold, Raises Money to Combat Heart Disease March 28, 2017
    IAM member Josh Gilkison and his wife, Golda, were joined by over 50 friends and family who braved frigid Ohio temperatures to participate in the Cincinnati Heart Mini Marathon and Walk recently as Team Heart Healthy Famous. The Gilkison’s team raised nearly $7,500, putting them in the top 5 fundraisers for non-company sponsored community teams […]
  • ACA Action Event – Pennsylvania March 27, 2017
    Alliance members will be joining Rep. Michael Burgess (R – TX) town hall to protest his support for taking away healthcare from millions of Americans. This event will be held at 1:00 PM at his district office at 61 N 3rd St, Hamburg PA, 19526. The post ACA Action Event – Pennsylvania appeared first on Retired Americans . […]
  • KHN – GOP Fix To Insurance Markets Could Spike Premiums For Older Customers March 27, 2017
    By: Jordan Rau and Julie Appleby , Kaiser Health News is a national health policy news service that is part of the nonpartisan Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. Dale Marsh has not been enamored with his health insurance since the Affordable Care Act took effect. Premiums for Marsh, 53, and his wife, Tammy, rose, their deductibles […]
  • Alliance Members Demonstrate for Health Care March 27, 2017
    During last week’s Congressional recess, Senators and Members of Congress who want to roll back health care provisions met fierce resistance in their home districts. Alliance members joined allies in denouncing GOP plans to take coverage away from millions of Americans by repealing the Affordable Care Act (ACA), cutting Medicaid, and ending Medicare’s guaranteed benefits. […]
  • Retirees Mobilized to Save Affordable Health Care March 27, 2017
    Will Ask Members Tough Questions About Plans to Raise the Medicare Eligibility Age and End Guaranteed Health Benefits Washington, DC – This week, as Senators and Members of Congress return to their home districts, members of the Alliance for Retired Americans are using a variety of tactics to tell their elected representatives that they DO […]

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