Missouri Members Out to Defeat Prop A

All eyes are on Missouri today as the people of the state get the chance to overturn the anti-worker “right-to-work-for-less” legislation. Workers across the state are hitting the polls and encouraging others to “Vote No on Prop A.” Social media is abuzz with posts supporting the working families of Missouri. Here are just a few:   (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s); if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js = d.createElement(s); js.id = id;...

District 751 Retiree Appointed to Women’s Commission by Gov. Inslee

Washington State Governor Jay Inslee has announced the appointment of nine women to serve on the new Women’s Commission, IAM District 751 Retirement Club President Jackie Boschok was one of the appointees. “Sister Boschok has long been a leader in the causes of fairness and equality for all people,” said IAM Western Territory General Vice President Gary Allen. “Her determination, experience and caring heart will serve this committee well. She is the only appointee...

Guide Dogs of America 38th Annual William W. Winpisinger Charity Banquet Approaches

Join us in Las Vegas November 15-17, 2018 for Guide Dogs of America’s annual charity weekend. A sporting clay event and a motorcycle ride will take place on Thursday the 15th. The weekend’s activities will culminate on Saturday the 17th with the 38th annual William W. Winpisinger Charity Banquet at the Paris Hotel. Dress in “cruise casual” because the evening will be a “bone voyage” party. We will be honoring this year’s Gift of...

Federal Workers Speak: Kevin Mitchell

As the White House wages war against unionized federal workers, IAM-NFFE members are fighting back by sharing their stories about labor’s pride, power and patriotism. In part one of an on-going series we meet Kevin Mitchell, an IAM-NFFE member from Montana who works at the Veterans Administration. The post Federal Workers Speak: Kevin Mitchell appeared first on IAMAW....

Ohio Service Contract Workers Vote IAM Yes

Sixty-one Engineering Technicians, Computer Operators, Technical Writers, Drafters and Clerks at The Bionetics Corporation in Heath, Ohio recently voted to join the IAM. The 61 new District 54 members fall under the Service Contract Act (SCA) guidelines, which allows for wages, benefits and working conditions to be set by union bargaining, replacing previously established wages and benefits under Area Wage Determination. “I want to personally congratulate and commend the workers at The Bionetics Corporation....