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 […]
Join us at Mission County Park Sept 3rd 11am – 6pm
Helping Del Valle children get ready for school
IAM members from United Airlines helped collect over 100 backpacks full of school supplies for the start of the school year!
District Lodge 141 Steward training
A special training session will be held at the LL 2210 Meeting Hall on Wednesday September 12th from 9am-5pm for any interested DL 141 stewards. Lunch will be provided.
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…
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…
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…
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 […]
Local Lodge 2210 San Antonio/Austin is ready for the future!