Oregon Welders Rally for Respect

Nearly 100 Precision Castparts welders in Portland, OR are sounding the alarm on the company’s refusal to negotiate after a September vote to join together in the Machinists Union. A rally on Tuesday called on management at the Berkshire Hathaway-owned … Read more

Local 4 Demands Fair Agreement

Members of Machinists Union Patuxent River Local 4 held an informational picket at the Charlotte Hall Veterans Home in Charlotte Hall, MD. IAM Local 4 members were picketing to protest a substandard agreement with HMR Veteran Services and to highlight … Read more

Make NAFTA Work for Working People

The Machinists Union applauds 16 Senate Democrats who are asking the White House to require adequate labor reforms in any renegotiation of NAFTA. The lawmakers demanded that U.S. negotiators eliminate stipulations that say labor violations must affect trade in order … Read more

Seniority Counts

“Whether it’s a unit of 10 or 10,000, or the workers are 18 or 80 years old, every working American deserves a fair Union Contract,” said Southern Territory General Vice President Mark Blondin. “And for our Brothers and Sisters at … Read more

Golfing for Good

  It gets bigger and better each year and this year did not disappoint. The 6th Annual Robert Martinez, Jr. Invitational Golf fundraiser hosted by IAM District 70 brought in more than $52,000 for the Guide Dogs of America. “I … Read more

IAM Members Show Love to Foster Children

IAM members volunteer countless hours in their communities, providing much needed aid to those in need. One member, ExpressJet Flight Attendant Nancy Tucker from LL2339N, devotes much of her free time helping foster children. Nancy’s desire to better the lives … Read more