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WRITE IN: Tell Congress to Pass PRO Act

The House is likely to vote on the Protecting the Rights to Organize (PRO) Act. We’re asking you to help us urge all House members to vote “yes” when it comes up for consideration. TAKE ACTION: Tell your member of Congress to vote “yes” on the PRO Act The PRO Act (H.R. 2474), introduced in May by House […]

Give Us the Ballot

An IAM delegation visited Washington, DC for the 2020 AFL‑CIO Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Civil and Human Rights Conference. This year’s theme was “Give Us the Ballot.” Watch IAM members at the AFL-CIO Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Conference In a message to IAM members, International President Robert Martinez Jr. urged members to stand […]

All Labor Has Dignity

Sisters, Brothers and Friends of the IAM, Like so many other social justice warriors, Dr. King realized that inequality is a threat to our democracy. He spent his life fighting and calling for economic justice. King realized that inequality is a threat to our democracy—right until the very end. As we pause to celebrate his […]

In Case You Missed This Week’s Activate L!VE

Wednesday’s edition of the IAM’s live webcast included the latest from IAM District 70 and Elise Bryant, Coalition of Labor Union Women President and Labor Heritage Foundation Executive Director, discusses Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, the Labor Heritage Foundation and the Coalition of Labor Union Women. Activate L!VE streams every Wednesday at 3 p.m. EST. […]

2020 Union Plus Scholarship Deadline is Near

Are you or someone you know in need of scholarship money? Use your Machinists Union membership to get college financial assistance for you and your family. Don’t miss your chance to apply for the 2020 Union Plus Scholarship! Apply now before the January 31 deadline: 2020 Union Plus Scholarship Don’t delay in taking advantage of the […]

Enter the IAM Photo, Newsletter, and Website Contests

The IAM is encouraging all IAM district and local lodge communicators to take part in the 2019 IAM Newsletter and Website contests and 2020 Photo contest. The contests are open to all good-standing local and district lodges that regularly distribute official newsletters and/or maintain regularly-updated websites, produce videos or post photographs. 2019 Newsletter and Website […]

March Federal Employee Program Deadline Extended

The deadline to enroll for the March 29-April 3, 2020 IAM Federal Employee Program at the William W. Winpisinger Education and Technology Center in Hollywood, MD has been extended to Monday, February 3, 2020. Due to limited class space of 30, only those who have not previously attended may enroll. Participants will be chosen on a first-come […]