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  • Martinez Calls on Aerospace Workers to Unite Globally June 20, 2017
    IAM leadership from the U.S. and Canada are meeting with union representatives from 10 other countries—Japan, the UK, Italy, India, Sweden, Spain, Germany, France, Belgium and Morocco—to build union power in the growing global aerospace industry. “We must take international solidarity to a new level,” said IAM International President Bob Martinez. Aerospace unions in Paris […]
  • Mondelez Feeling Heat for Shipping Nabisco Jobs to Mexico June 20, 2017
    Seventeen U.S. senators have joined a coalition of AFL-CIO unions, including the IAM, to pressure snack maker Mondelez to reverse its devastating decision to shift production and jobs to Mexico. In a letter to Mondelez International CEO Irene Rosenfeld, the senators expressed their deep concerns about the corporate giant’s decision to close many of its […]
  • Hitting the Street for Working People in Missouri June 20, 2017
    When the man who drove by minutes earlier – displaying his middle finger out the window – pulled into the grocery store parking lot, Kelly Street prepared himself for what could be his first fist fight in close to two decades. The middle-finger-waving-gentlemen carried a sign as he stormed past the makeshift petition signing spot. […]
  • Wichita Local 774 Hits the Links for Guide Dogs June 20, 2017
    IAM Local 774 in Wichita, KS raised nearly $19,000 for Guide Dogs America during this year’s annual golf fundraiser. Close to 80 golfers, from IAM members around District 70 to supporting companies, arrived ready to play. Although rain was forecasted, that didn’t keep the Machinists and the community away from a charity they are devoted […]
  • IAM Mourns Death of Retired Organizing Director Gary Will June 20, 2017
    Retired IAM Administrative Assistant and Organizing Department Director Gary Will passed away on June 15 at the age of 79 and is remembered by his IAM sisters and brothers for his 58 years of dedicated service. “The IAM has lost a true leader with the passing of Gary Will,” said IAM International President Bob Martinez. […]
  • Workplace Freedom Coming Under Grave Attack in Washington June 15, 2017
    Extreme right wing politicians and corporate CEOs are attacking our freedom to join together and negotiate by pushing anti-workplace freedom bills in Washington, DC. They’ve started with federal workers, and all working people are next on the chopping block. Congress just passed legislation gutting workplace rights at the Veterans Affairs Department. Instead of fixing management […]
  • How NASA Test Operators Won Their Pensions Back June 15, 2017
    Nearly 110 workers at NASA’s Stennis Space Center in Mississippi are celebrating. The IAM’s Southern Territory helped them get back what they deserve – their pensions. “It’s a story you rarely hear these days but one that is just spectacular when you do,” said IAM Southern Territory General Vice President Mark Blondin. “After years of […]
  • Chicago IAM Local 701 Auto Mechanics Open Negotiations into Standard Automotive Agreement June 15, 2017
    “The IAM is focused on improving and growing the automotive industry while it appears that local dealerships are focused on setting the industry back,” said IAM Automobile Mechanics’ Local 701 Directing Business Representative Sam Cicinelli, after the close of the first day of negotiations into the union’s Standard Automotive Agreement. The IAM Local 701 bargaining […]
  • Machinists Support Oregon’s New Pay Equality Law June 15, 2017
    Oregon Gov. Kate Brown recently signed into law a bill that expands the state’s existing pay equity laws and increases penalties for businesses that violate them. House Bill 2005 prohibits employers from paying people less based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, disability or age. “It is unconscionable that we […]
  • IAM Mourns Death of Retired International Representative Ben Sharman June 15, 2017
    Ben Sharman, the IAM’s former international affairs representative and a 66-year member, has passed away at the age of 91. “Ben elevated the work of the IAM on a global scale,” said IAM International President Bob Martinez. “Through his efforts, the IAM was able to reach out and connect with workers throughout the world.” Sharman began […]

RSS IAM District 141

  • IAM141 Ramps Up Training June 19, 2017
    IAM District 141 departments have had a busy week. Three events took place this week in Miami, Chicago and Houston and 141 Communications was there to bring you this video report.
  • IAM141 Stewards and United Airlines Team Up for Safety June 19, 2017
    IAM141 Shop Stewards and Reps from United Airlines participated in a joint safety forum to discuss the company’s Ground Safety Action Program (GSAP) on June 14th. About 65 Shop Stewards, representing virtually every employee classification at the massive United Airlines hub in Houston, Texas, participated in the educational forum hosted by IAM Local 811. IAM141... […]
  • Association, AA Executive Session Negotiations Continue June 16, 2017
    Brothers & Sisters, The Negotiating Committee met with American Airlines the week of June 12th, in Washington D.C. and continued negotiations on Classifications for M&R, and Promotions & Transfers, Recall, and Reduction in Force for Fleet Service among other contractual provisions. The Executive Committee was unable to reach full tentative agreements; however, progress was made... […]
  • Neutral Javits Issues Final Integrated Seniority Lists June 16, 2017
    The TWU-IAM Association today announced that Neutral Joshua Javits issued his final integrated seniority lists for the Mechanic and Related, Fleet Service and Stores work groups at American Airlines. The final lists are the completion of an investigation Neutral Javits conducted regarding protests of the initial seniority lists, issued on December 27, 2016. The final... […]
  • Association, AA Executive Session Negotiations Continue June 9, 2017
    Brothers & Sisters, The Executive Negotiating Committee met with American Airlines the week of June 5th, in Washington D.C. and continued discussions of several of the open issues and Articles. The M&R Committee reviewed and passed to the Company M&R Classifications, the complexity of this Article presented us with several challenges. The Committee also prepared... […]
  • Advanced Shop Steward Training with Local 914 June 5, 2017
    Faysal Silwany from EWR Local 914 gives and update about the successful Advanced Shop Stewards Class held on June 1st, 2017.
  • 2017 IAM Photography Contest June 2, 2017
    To all IAM members, Just a reminder for any member interested in entering 2017 IAM Photography Contest. It is open to all IAM members in good standing. Entries should catch IAM members at work in unposed photos. Winning entries will win a cash prize and will appear in the 2018 IAM Calendar. Two dollars from... […]
  • The Association, AA Executive Session Negotiations Continue May 26, 2017
    Brothers & Sisters, The Executive Negotiating Committee met with American Airlines the week of May 22nd, in Washington D.C. and discussed several of the open issues and Articles. For M&R and MLS those Articles include: Vacations, Holidays, Overtime and Classifications. For the Fleet Service group those Articles include: Vacations, Overtime, Reduction in Force and Recall.... […]
  • IAM141 has negotiated $1Billion in better wages for airline workers May 24, 2017
    US Representative Gene Green stopped by George Bush Intercontinental Airport to meet with IAMAW District 141 members and say thanks for being great members of the community.
  • Essential Leadership Training for IAM Members at W3 IAM Training Center May 24, 2017
    This past week, IAM members from various Districts and Locals including locals of District 141 went thru Leadership II training at the W3 IAM Training center. The successful Spanish and English groups had 4 days of classroom training and 1 day practical training going to Capitol Hill in D.C. This video has 3 interviews which... […]
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