Winning a Wimpy is a good thing. The IAM recognized excellence in labor communications at its Communications Conference (CommCon) in Nevada. The ceremony took place June 6 in front of communicators from across North America, who learned it is okay … Read more
The IAM’s free college program is changing the lives of union members and their families. The post A Pathway to the American Dream appeared first on IAMAW .
The Coordinated Bargaining Committee begins negotiations with General Electric in Cincinnati, Ohio. The post General Electric Negotiations appeared first on IAMAW .
IAM Local 531C member and father Michael Voirin talks about why his coworkers are fighting for union representation at Boeing in North Charleston, SC. The post Why Unions Matter: One Father’s Story appeared first on IAMAW .
Ed Grabowski, President of IAM Local Lodge 2061, testified before Congress, including Rep. Gerald E. Connolly, about the harm caused to Machinists during the recent government shutdown. The post Machinist tells Congress about damage caused by shutdown appeared first on … Read more
Long before the war you wouldn’t dare see a woman working in the production areas of a steel plant. But today it looks different. At AK Steel in Middletown, Ohio you will not find a step in process of steel … Read more
For generations of families here in Maine, lobstering has been their lifeline. For the Smith family it’s not only how they earn a living but a way of life. The post A Family Affair appeared first on IAMAW .
Key members in the newly Democratic controlled House of Representatives say the powerful political body is unapologetic about its support for organized labor. The post A Progressive Political Push for Labor appeared first on IAMAW .
Vincent “Vinny” Ceraso was recently appointed as Assistant Director of the IAM Employee Assistance Program and will be in charge of IAM Addiction Services. The program was created to help assist members and their families across the IAM struggling with … Read more
Thousands of IAM members at General Electric will negotiate a new contract this summer in Cincinnati, Ohio. At least 25 Machinists, who will represent the giant bargaining unit, prepared for the upcoming negotiations by spending a week of intense training … Read more