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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

The IAM Elves of Local 2061

For the 12th year, IAM Local 206I paired up with the Brevard Family Partnership and brought joy to hundreds of kids in their community. Through donations and fundraising, the local was able gift each child two items from their Christmas wish list, making this year the best yet. “Every year I am blown away by how […]