Paving a Prosperous Path for Young Workers.

The U.S. automotive industry is in desperate need of highly-skilled auto technicians. In response, the IAM recently helped recruit fresh talent by arranging a career tour for 19 high school students who visited two auto tech facilities in New Jersey. … Read more

Not Your Average 9 to 5 Job

Meet Joel Woods. He’s a member of the IAM Maine Lobstering Union and has been harvesting the sea for more than 20 years. When he’s not hauling traps off the ocean floor you will find him capturing these rare, priceless … Read more

Community Learning Center Job Skills Training

The Community Learning Center in Fort Worth, TX prepares today’s workforce to meet tomorrow’s industry needs, by training the unemployed, underemployed and veterans. CLC provides training in high-skill trades like machining, welding, logistics, manufacturing and aerospace assembly. The center was … Read more

Senator Baldwin Pushes for Pension Protection Law

U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin (D-WI) was joined by other powerful politicians, hundreds of Machinists Union members, news media and labor allies to promote the Keep Our Pension Promises Act, or KOPPA. The congressional legislation would restore the long-standing rule prohibiting … Read more

Senator Sanders Pushes for Pension Protection Law

U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) was joined by other powerful politicians, hundreds of Machinists Union members, news media and labor allies to promote the Keep Our Pension Promises Act, or KOPPA. The congressional legislation would restore the long-standing rule prohibiting … Read more

Workers Memorial Day Ceremony

Watch the full Workers Memorial Day Ceremony, held at the Winpisinger Education & Technology Center in Hollywood, Maryland on April 28, 2017, remembering the IAMAW’s fallen workers. This is the entire ceremony from start to finish. Machinists Union members, their … Read more

Workers Memorial Preparations

A week before Workers Memorial Day, the grounds crew at the Winpisinger Education & Technology Center prepares the Workers Memorial site for the April 28th program that takes place every year. They laid new bricks for fallen IAMAW members and … Read more

Congressional Hope for Health Care

After years of political poison in Washington, a top Democrat in Congress says fellow representatives are ready to work in bipartisan fashion to improve healthcare for working Americans.   The post Congressional Hope for Health Care appeared first on IAMAW … Read more