IAM International News

  • The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) today announced that Swissport aircraft fuelers based in San Jose, Calif., voted overwhelmingly to join the Machinists Union. The vote took place yesterday at San Jose Mineta International Airport. “I proudly welcome these brave workers into the IAM family and to the Air Transport Territory,” said […]
  • IAM representatives use Microsoft Word and Excel to help us do our jobs. While many have extensive working knowledge of these programs, others have limited, or no, experience with these programs. There are tips and shortcuts that can help complete work faster and devote more time to advocating for members directly. With this in mind, […]
  • The State Employment Relations Board (SERB) of Ohio recently certified the union election victory for nearly 1,000 Patient Care Associates (PCAs) and Psychiatric Care Technicians (PCTs) at Ohio State University’s Wexner Medical Center. SERB’s certification confirmed the results of the mail-ballot election conducted from Dec. 5 to 19, 2023, with the ballot counting concluded on […]
  • “There is power in numbers,” Dr. Shane Jerominski said in a recent front page USA Today article. Jerominski is one of a committee of co-founders who came together in late 2023 to launch The Pharmacy Guild (TPG) with the backing of the IAM. A plumb spot on the front page of a national newspaper used to […]
  • U.S. Rep. Angie Craig (D-Minn.) has voiced her support for the ongoing organizing efforts of the Delta Air Lines union coalition. As the representative of the Second Congressional District, she represents Delta employees who work at the Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport. In a letter to Delta CEO Ed Bastian, Craig urged him to respect the voices […]
  • The IAM is proud to announce a remarkable achievement in its ongoing efforts to champion the cause of workers across the nation. A recent report, drawing on data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and analyzed by Bloomberg Law, has spotlighted IAM for its significant growth in membership over the last year. In 2023, […]
  • IAM District 19 officers and staff from several railroads participated in a newly developed course called the General Chairmen Critical Skills Program. The 11 attendees from across the country were instructed by Winpisinger Center staff and various guest speakers who came to brief the members on information and tactics they have found useful over the […]
  • IAM National Political and Legislative Director Hasan Solomon is continuing his advocacy for the IAM by being appointed to serve a two-year term on the Board of Directors of Working America, the community organizing arm of the AFL-CIO. Solomon, a renowned trade union lobbyist and the IAM’s leading voice for workers’ rights on Capitol Hill, […]