Machinists Union Joins Call for Police Reform, Racial Justice

The IAM is supporting recommendations issued by the AFL-CIO’s general board to take concrete action to address America’s long history of racism. The board approved the recommendations after emergency meetings of the AFL-CIO Committees on Civil and Human Rights and the...

Machinists Union Mourns the Loss of Former GLR Joe Bianca

The IAM is saddened to hear of the recent passing of retired Grand Lodge Representative and life member Joseph Bianca at his home in Oakville, CT. Bianca was a proud U.S. Navy veteran of the Korean Conflict who initiated into the IAM in 1954. He was appointed as a...

IAM Marks 100th Anniversary of Jones Act

June 5, 2020 marked one hundred years since the enactment of the Merchant Marine Act of 1920, known as the Jones Act, which ensures the United States is able to maintain a domestic maritime fleet to protect our maritime industry and national defense. To this day, by...
40th Grand Lodge Convention Raffle Dates Extended

40th Grand Lodge Convention Raffle Dates Extended

Due to the postponement of the 40th IAM Grand Lodge Convention, fundraising raffle dates have also been extended and will take place during the Convention September 12-17, 2021 in San Diego. The new deadline for getting the ticket stubs and check(s) to the Western...