We would like to offer a warm Machinist welcome to our brother, Thomas Ashley, who began working with us as a Business Representative today. He will be one of our Public Sector Reps working with our Long Beach membership. Mr. Ashley brings a career’s worth of Law Enforcement experience, most recently with the Special Services […]
History Will Prove Machinists Right About USMCA (NAFTA 2.0) IAM Officers, Staff and Members — This new email newsletter is an effort to better communicate with our membership on how the IAM is fully engaged on important legislative matters that affect our day-to-day lives. Our goal is to get this information out to our membership on the […]
The NLRB reversed a previous decision that protected an employees right to use their work email for concerted activity under Section 7 of the NRLA. The NLRB is not the friend of the workers anymore. They are watering down our rights while consolidating power at the top. Please read this article for more details.
Dear District 947 membership, Recently, our sister, Jennifer Marin Esquivel, an Apprentice Organizer with District 947, went to the Winpisinger Center for Spanish Leadership Training. It was one of their most attended Spanish Leadership classes and is a sign that the IAM is moving in the right direction. And this is what we want to […]
Tell your member of Congress to vote “yes” on Protecting the Rights to Organize (PRO) Act. The PRO Act (H.R. 2474), introduced by House Education and Labor Committee chairman Bobby Scott (D-Va.) has advanced to the floor for full House consideration. “The PRO Act is a vitally important piece of legislation that strengthens federal laws […]
District 947 P/DBR Sal Vasquez welcomes Devin Ablard to his 947 staff. Devin has been an active member since signing up as a Public Sector Employee with Local Lodge 1930. He brings community organizing and communications experience to the table and will be a great addition to the team. He spends his spare time volunteering […]
The Guide Dogs of America are hosting a silent auction raising money so they can continue servicing a community in need. You can check out all the prizes, from international destinations to Dodgers tickets and far beyond, here. The bidding will be up for a week. This is a great cause from one of the […]