Don’t Give Away the MBTA

Elected officials and community members rallied together to support MBTA Mechanics at IAM Local 264.  The community is taking a stand against the privatization efforts by Gov. Charlie Baker and his transit administration. IAM Local 264 recently launched a new … Read more

Ohio Members Strike for Fair Contract

Nearly 50 members of IAM Local 1471 at Mahle Engine Components hit the picket line this week after overwhelmingly rejecting a contract proposal from the company and voting to strike. The members work at the McConnelsville, OH plant which manufactures … Read more

Boston Mechanics Rally Outside MBTA Headquarters

Boston mechanics and allies rallied outside MBTA headquarters earlier this morning. MBTA officials held a vendor pre-bid meeting to release information about MBTA’s bus maintenance facilities. This information was presented to all private corporations/bidders submitting a Request for Proposal (RFP) … Read more