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Labor Authors on this Week’s Activate L!VE

Wednesday’s edition of the IAM’s live webcast included authors Mark Torres and IAM Education Representative Edmundo Osorio. Torres, a union attorney, recently published “Good Guy Jake,” a children’s book that introduces young children to unions and what they do. Through the characters who first meet locked in the back of a border patrol van, Osorio’s […]

Wilson Appointed Education Representative at Winpisinger Center

IAM International President Robert Martinez Jr. has appointed Lorie Wilson from IAM Local 993 as an Education Representative at the William W. Winpisinger Education and Technology Center in Hollywood, MD, effective Feb. 1, 2020. “I am excited that we are able to fill the vacancy at the Winpisinger Center created by the retirement of Education […]

Machinists Union to Congress: Vote ‘No’ on USMCA

WASHINGTON, Dec. 12, 2019 – Robert Martinez Jr., International President of the 600,000-member International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM), the largest aerospace union in North America, today sent a letter to members of the U.S. House of Representatives urging a “no” vote on the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA). “USMCA does not fulfill the […]

IAM Urges Congress to Reject USMCA (NAFTA 2.0)

The IAM today sent a letter to members of the U.S. House of Representatives urging a “no” vote on the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA). USMCA does not fulfill the promise that was made to U.S. workers to negotiate an agreement that dramatically replaces the current trade template that continues to cost U.S. workers hundreds of thousands of […]