IAM Exposes MBTA Cronyism

Watch IAMAW Special Representative Craig Hughes name names during a hearing of the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority’s Fiscal and Management Control Board hearing on September 18, 2017 in Boston, after Local Lodge 264 rallied outside to stop privatization. For more … Read more

A College Education without the Cost

You read that right. Your union is now offering a Free College Benefit to members and their families. The IAM is excited to announce the new free college benefit available to Machinists Union members and their families: a free associate’s degree … Read more

IAM Fighting Military Base Closures

IAM members are working to defeat the McCain-Reed Base Closure Amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act, a reckless proposal that would close military bases across our country. Base Realignment and Closure (BRAC) affects IAM members working on government installations … Read more

Federal Workers Are Under Attack

The Federal Workers Alliance (FWA), including IAM government employees and National Federation of Federal Employees (NFFE-IAM) members, are fighting back attacks against their rights to fair union representation. FWA recently sent a letter opposing two separate amendments to the 2018 … Read more

Activate LIVE Debuts

On Wednesday September 13, the IAM debuted its new live webcast, Activate LIVE. If you missed the show, you can watch it here . Activate LIVE will deliver new shows every Wednesday at 3 p.m., and will feature important news … Read more

You Can Help IAM Hurricane Relief

Dear Machinists Sisters and Brothers, Over the past week, we all watched in horror as Hurricane Irma grew into a category 5 storm and made its destructive way through the U.S. Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico and Florida, leaving behind a … Read more