Texas District 776 Golfs for Guide Dogs

The annual Bob Martinez Golf Tournament, hosted by District 776 in Fort Worth, TX, is an event everyone looks forward to attending.  One reason is that this is the home district of the IAM’s International President and the members here are extremely proud to call him...
Unions Rally for LGBTQ Rights in D.C.

Unions Rally for LGBTQ Rights in D.C.

Pro-worker rights advocates on Wednesday rallied at the steps of the Supreme Court as the high court that day heard testimony about whether federal anti-discrimination law protects gay and transgender employees.  The justices have to decide whether sexual orientation...

Machinists Urge Congress to Pass PRO Act

Machinists Union International President Robert Martinez Jr. is urging congressional lawmakers to vote “yes” on the Protecting the Rights to Organize (PRO) Act. “The PRO Act is a vitally important piece of legislation that strengthens federal laws and protect workers’...
IAM Mourns Maine Shipyard Legend

IAM Mourns Maine Shipyard Legend

The IAM mourns the loss of a Bath Iron Works (BIW) icon, Clayton Grover. The Local S6 member passed away at 87 on October 4, 2019 after a brief illness. For nearly seven decades Brother Grover has reported for duty at BIW, often saying that he continues to work...