One Year Deal for Machinists at McConnell AFB

IAM Local 708 members in Wichita, KS have ratified a new collective bargaining agreement with FlightSafety Services Corporation (FSSC), securing a one-year contract that comes with substantial increases and security for the future. “I admire the strength and solidarity of … Read more

IAM Testifies to Fund Export-Import Bank

The Export-Import (Ex-Im) Bank, an independent federal agency that issues loans to foreign buyers purchasing U.S.-built products. The Ex-Im Bank’s ability to support U.S. manufacturers and workers, particularly in the aerospace industry, one of the last sectors in which the … Read more

IAM Voices Activate in Las Vegas

The 2019 IAM Communications Conference in Las Vegas concludes today and its nearly 200 delegates took part in a program that included guest speakers, discussion panels and group sessions. IAM International President Bob Martinez opened day two with remarks to … Read more

Negotiations Begin with General Electric

The Union Coordinated Bargaining Committee (CBC) and GE met to start national contract negotiations in Cincinnati, OH, June 3, 2019. National negotiations were underway today as the CBC and GE company representatives exchanged opening statements this morning. CWA President Chris … Read more

Communications Conference Kicks Off in Las Vegas

Nearly 200 IAM communicators from across North America have assembled in Las Vegas for the 2019 IAM Communications Conference. With the theme of “Voice Activation,” delegates are hearing from fellow union activists and participating in workshops to gain new insights … Read more