Report: Companies Using Illegal Anti-Union Tactics

More than 41 percent of companies use illegal anti-union tactics to thwart organizing campaigns, according to a recent study by Economic Policy Institute. The EPI report concluded that employers were charged with violating federal law in 41.5% of all NLRB-supervised...
Support Striking Members This Holiday Season

Support Striking Members This Holiday Season

The IAM Western Territory and District Lodge 190 have each set up Go Fund Me pages to support our members on strike at ASARCO (Local Lodge 519-AZ) and Toyota Vallejo (Local Lodge 1173-CA). Many of you have experience walking a strike line, some more than others.  We...

IAM Urges Congress to Reject USMCA (NAFTA 2.0)

The IAM today sent a letter to members of the U.S. House of Representatives urging a “no” vote on the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA). USMCA does not fulfill the promise that was made to U.S. workers to negotiate an agreement that dramatically replaces...

Wilson Appointed Education Representative at Winpisinger Center

IAM International President Robert Martinez Jr. has appointed Lorie Wilson from IAM Local 993 as an Education Representative at the William W. Winpisinger Education and Technology Center in Hollywood, MD, effective Feb. 1, 2020. “I am excited that we are able to fill...

Labor Authors on this Week’s Activate L!VE

Wednesday’s edition of the IAM’s live webcast included authors Mark Torres and IAM Education Representative Edmundo Osorio. Torres, a union attorney, recently published “Good Guy Jake,” a children’s book that introduces young children to unions and what they do....
The IAM Elves of Local 2061

The IAM Elves of Local 2061

For the 12th year, IAM Local 206I paired up with the Brevard Family Partnership and brought joy to hundreds of kids in their community. Through donations and fundraising, the local was able gift each child two items from their Christmas wish list, making this year the...

Machinists Union to Congress: Vote ‘No’ on USMCA

WASHINGTON, Dec. 12, 2019 – Robert Martinez Jr., International President of the 600,000-member International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM), the largest aerospace union in North America, today sent a letter to members of the U.S. House of...

Help with a Gift to the GDA Family this Holiday Season

Guide Dogs of America (GDA) is asking you to open your heart this holiday season to make a donation their Fund-A-Need campaign. Your financial gift can make a big difference helping GDA breed, raise, train and partner healthy guide dogs with deserving blind men and...

Enroll in the Spring 2020 Federal Employees Program

The deadline to enroll for the March 29-April 3, 2020 IAM Federal Employee Program at the William W. Winpisinger Education and Technology Center in Hollywood, MD is January 27, 2020. Due to limited class space of 30, only those who have not previously attended may...