IAM Local 2210 - San Antonio and Austin

International Association of Machinist and Aerospace Workers

IAM Florida Sugar Workers Defeat Anti-Sugar Amendment

IAM Florida Sugar workers and the IAM Legislative Team have defeated an anti-sugar worker farm bill amendment that would have flooded the U.S. market with subsidized imports and depressed farmers’ take-home pay. The Foxx-Davis amendment would have caused the loss of thousands of U.S. jobs. Thanks to the IAM’s work on Capitol Hill, its defeat […]

Sign the Petition to Protect Pensions

Please sign the petition to urge Congress’s Joint Select Committee on Solvency of Multiemployer Pensions to support the Butch Lewis Act as the best solution to fund insolvent multiemployer pension plans and avert a looming retirement crisis for millions of Americans.   Read the full story here: Sign the Petition to Protect Pensions

Machinists Honor the Fallen on Workers’ Memorial Day

More than 100 IAM members, family and friends gathered Monday to mourn and honor working people who have been killed, injured or sickened on the job this past year. The IAM Safety and Health Department hosted the annual Workers’ Memorial Ceremony at the William W. Winpisinger Education and Technology Center in Hollywood, MD. Watch the […]

MLK march is set for 4APR18 in Memphis

Source: MLK-march-4APR18-in-Memphis.pdf

ALLIED AVIATION SERVICES, INC. – MCI CALL FOR CONTRACT PROPOSALS

Brothers and Sisters, The current Agreement will expire June 30, 2018. Accordingly, a call for contract proposals is now being made.  All proposals are to be submitted on contract proposal forms and received in the District office no later than March 23, 2018. Each submission and must contain the following information: Your name, Station and […]

Rep. Ellison to Electrolux: ‘Call Me’ to Save IAM Jobs at Minnesota Plant

U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison is making an open appeal to Electrolux to reconsider its decision to close a St. Cloud, Minn., plant and lay off more than 900 IAM Local 623 members. In video and written messages directed toward the company’s North American CEO, Ellison calls on Electrolux to show loyalty to its highly skilled […]

Labor’s Link to Black History

As Black History Month comes to a close, it’s important to remember early African American pioneers in the labor movement. It’s also a great time to shed light on IAM’s march for racial equality.

‘Right to Work’ Deceives Working People

Original release date: February 1, 2018 Statement by AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka on the national “right to work” bill: Right to work is a lie dressed up in a feel-good slogan. It doesn’t give workers freedom—instead, it weakens our right to join together and bargain for better wages and working conditions. Its end goal is […]

Ohio Machinists at Gradall Strike to Defend Working Families

A company attack on healthcare is being met by a strike of nearly 200 IAM Local 1285 (District 54) members at Gradall Industries in New Philadelphia, Ohio. The excavator manufacturing company wants the ability to arbitrarily change employee healthcare benefits and contributions. In 2016, the company used similar language to yank coverage from spouses of […]

W3 Training

Communicator Tripp participated in Basic Web Training class in March at the William W. Winpisinger Education and Training Center. Look forward to an updated website experience soon:  

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