The Trump Freeze…Fed’s Worry!

Government Issues Clarification on Hiring Freeze The IAM and the National Federation of Federal Employees (NFFE-IAM), along with a coalition of federal employee unions, have won an important clarification after the president’s across-the-board federal hiring […]

Will Labor Have Any Real Influence?

Machinists Union Responds to Trade Deal Announcements IAM International President Bob Martinez made the following statement about the withdrawal from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) and the reopening of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA): […]

Machinist Honor MLK’s Legacy

January 17, 2017 — From coast to coast, IAM members marched in solidarity, celebrated and gave back to their communities this weekend to honor the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Read More […]

Tell Your Representative: Hands Off Federal Workers’ Rights, Say No to the PAGE Act

ATTACKS CONTINUE. WILL THIS EVER CEASE? Article appearing on 12 Jan 2017 Federal workers, just like the rest of us, deserve basic protections on the job. But a bill being circulated by U.S. Rep. […]

Don’t Let The Dream Die!!

Martin Luther King Jr. and The Labor Movement Throughout his life Dr. King emphasized the rights of working men and women. He emphasized them as a vital part of the Civil Rights movement, teaching us […]

Celebrating The Past And Looking Forward To Our Future With Hope

WE ARE THE “FIGHTING MACHINIST” This is the year in which we move toward 50 years as a chartered Local Lodge of the International Association of Machinist and Aerospace Workers Happy New Year From The […]