Machinists Union Celebrates Native American Heritage Month

November marks Native American Heritage Month to pay tribute to Native American people and their many sacrifices, diverse contributions, and achievements. The IAM is grateful and proud to celebrate Native Americans in our union, and beyond, many of whom have played a significant role in advancing and defending workers’ rights. The IAM has been critical […]

LMI Aerospace Workers in St. Louis File for Election to Join Machinists Union

The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) has filed a petition with the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) to represent approximately 50 LMI Aerospace employees in St. Louis. LMI Aerospace supplies structural assemblies, kits, and components for aircraft. They provide design engineering services to the commercial, business, regional, and defense aerospace markets, supporting […]

Winpisinger Center Covid Protocols

In order to be able to reopen and operate in a manner that assured the health and safety of members and employees at the Winpisinger Center, multiple covid-related protocols were put in place at the Winpisinger Center in 2021.   As the pandemic has evolved and conditions have improved, it has been possible to roll back […]

Charity Weekend Celebrates Millions Raised by Machinists Union Members for Guide Dogs of America – Tender Loving Canines

Guide Dogs of America – Tender Loving Canines (GDA/TLC) hosted its 2022 Las Vegas Charity Weekend with three fundraising events and an informational presentation leading up to its 41st Annual William W. Winpisinger Charity Banquet. Over the year, the IAM raised over $2 million for GDA/TLC. IAM territories, districts, and local lodges fundraise year-round with golf […]

Machinists Support Guide Dogs of America and Tender Loving Canines

This past week, Guide Dogs of America and Tender Loving Canines (GDA/TLC) held its annual charity drive in Las Vegas.   Hundreds of Machinists Union members and GDA/TLC supporters from all over the United States and Canada attended a charity golf tournament, skeet shoot and exotic car run.  To learn more about GDA/TLC visit Watch the Video here     […]

Ohio Air Force Base Workers Vote for Machinists Union Strength

Twenty-five workers of Valiant Government Services employed at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Ohio voted overwhelmingly to join the IAM recently. The new members are HVAC Techs, electricians, carpenters, painters, pipefitters and boiler tenders, and are Service Contract Act (SCA) employees that maintain hospital facilities. “We congratulate Valiant Government Services workers for choosing to join […]

Organize and fly, together: Delta Workers Gain Full Support from Three Major Unions to Push for Representation of 45,000+ Workers

ATLANTA (November 21, 2022) — The Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA-CWA), the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM), and the International Brotherhood of Teamsters today announced a coordinated campaign to support the people of Delta Air Lines who are working to organize their unions.  “Delta flight attendants are the heart of the airline […]