WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)– The General-Secretary Treasurer of the 600,000 member International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) gave his union’s strongest endorsement for legislation introduced today to prohibit cuts in pensions for workers who have already retired. IAM General Secretary-Treasurer Robert Roach, Jr. welcomed the introduction of the ‘Keeping Our Pension Promises’ Act by Sen. … Read more
President- Joeseph Blanke Vice President- Rick Bach Recording Secretary-Rich Kelly Secretary Treasurer- Joe Dorey District Delegates- Dennis Morrison, Steve Gibson, Zach Frago Trustees- Roy Booze, Mark Doolittle, Michael Lindsey Missouri State Council of Machinists- Rick Bach, Steve Bruce Illinois State Council of Machinists- Rich Kelly, Harry Lakin, Aaron “A-Ron” Stilwell Local Lodge Auditors- Ben Cowan, … Read more
This Saturday , December 20th from 6 am to 6 pm there will be an election of officers for Local lodge 387. The election will be held at the hall 212 Utz Lane. The regularly scheduled meeting will be at 10 am as well. Please try to come out and vote.
In case you havent heard, or missed the Speed Facts, here is what the latest one details….. Dear Brothers and Sisters, This is to inform you that I am vacationing out in the month of November and will officially retire from the IAM on December 1, 2014. At that time ADBR Stephen McDerman will … Read more
I will post the winners of the November Guide Dogs Raffle in this thread as they become available to me. So far….. The Fist Week of Winners For The Guide Dogs Gun Raffle: November 1- Chris Albin November 2- Tim Stogsdill November 3- Nick Adcock November 4- Ken Lowe November 5- Dan Popp November 6- … Read more
Boeing’s defense chief remains optimistic about the F/A-18 fighter assembly line in north St. Louis County, saying there’s a good chance the line could stay open beyond 2017, according to Bloomberg News. Current orders will keep the assembly line open until 2016. If approved, a Congressional proposal to buy 12 EA-18G Growlers, an electronic warfare … Read more
Blues fans have been clamoring for a “pure goal scorer” for years, dating back to the post-Brett Hull era. Plenty of offensive stalwarts have worn the Note since then — including Pierre Turgeon, Keith Tkachuk and Pavol Demitra — but fans have thirsted for a true sniper, a feared predator. Maybe, just maybe, Vladimir Tarasenko … Read more