IAM Puppy Madness is Down to the Final Four

It’s down to Asia vs. Sky and Cho vs. Captain as the final four of the IAM’s first ever Puppy March Madness fundraiser to benefit Guide Dogs of America (GDA). Vote now with your donation to help select the cutest dog in the IAM family. Your donation, however much, can make a big difference for GDA, which … Read more

Follow IAM Addiction Services on Facebook

Earlier this year, the IAM launched the Addiction Services Program to help find help for members and their families who are struggling with drug and alcohol addiction. With the launch of their Facebook page, the program now has a social media presence. Dropping a little knowledge tonight at the Harbor! Please feel free to forward … Read more

Leadership II in Spanish Coming Up in May

The William W. Winpisinger Center will host Spanish Leadership II from May 12 – 17. The Spanish Leadership II program mirrors its English counterpart in that it provides the local and district lodges with trained and skilled unionists that can communicate with workers and the community in both languages. The Spanish programs at W3 are … Read more

Liderazgo II en Español se acerca rápidamente

El Centro William W. Winpisinger (W3) será el anfitrión de Liderazgo II en Español del 12 al 17 de mayo 2019. El programa de Liderazgo II en Español refleja su contraparte inglés, ya que proporciona a las logias locales y distritos con unionistas entrenados y calificados que pueden comunicarse con los trabajadores y la comunidad … Read more

Still Time to Vote for the Cutest IAM Dog

Early donation results are in, but the underdogs are still in the game. Take part in our first ever Puppy March Madness fundraiser to benefit Guide Dogs of America (GDA). Vote now to help select the cutest dog in the IAM family. Your donation, however much, can make a big difference for GDA, which provides … Read more

Six Weeks In

Six weeks on strike is tough; ask anyone who has ever walked in those shoes. But for the members of Local 708 on strike against FlightSafety Services Corporation (FSSC) in Wichita, KS, there’s really no other choice than to carry on. “What we so often forget when a strike is taking place is the passion is … Read more

General Electric Unions Preparing for Contract Talks

The entire General Electric Coordinated Bargaining Committee (CBC), a coalition of 11 unions including the IAM, recently came together to tour the Evendale GE Facility in Cincinnati, discuss upcoming negotiations and establish subcommittees. CBC Chairman/IUE-CWA President Carl Kennebrew set the foundation and provided the vision for the negotiations scheduled to start in June 2019. Bargaining subcommittees … Read more

Machinists Endorse Medicare for All

The IAM recently joined House sponsors of the Medicare for All Act of 2019 at a Capitol Hill press conference. This legislation, sponsored by U.S. Reps. Pramila Jayapal (D-WA), Debbie Dingell (D-MI) and more than 100 other members of Congress, will provide every American with comprehensive health care. READ: Medicare-for-all: Rep. Pramila Jayapal’s new bill, … Read more