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  • Machinists Thank Lawmakers Who Voted Against Flawed USMCA Trade Proposal
    The Machinists Union is thanking U.S. House members and Senators who voted against the renegotiated trade pact between the U.S., Canada and Mexico (USMCA). IAM International President Robert Martinez Jr., this week sent a letter of support to the 41 House members and nine Senators who voted against USMCA. The IAM has strongly opposed the proposed […]
  • In Case You Missed This Week’s Activate L!VE
    On Wednesday’s edition of the IAM’s live webcast NFFE-IAM Executive Director Steve Lenkart and IAM Government Employees Director Jim Price discussed the one-year anniversary of the longest government shutdown in U.S. History. Activate L!VE streams every Wednesday at 3 p.m. EST. If you can’t join us live, watch it or previous shows anytime on: Facebook […]
  • IAM Mourns Passing of Retired District 37 Veteran Sam Munn
    The Machinists Union mourns the loss of retired Galveston, TX native, U.S. Navy Veteran and lifetime IAM Local 1786 member Sam Munn. “Sam was passionate about Texas Democratic politics and labor, especially his union,” said IAM International President Robert Martinez Jr. “Local 1786, the entire Machinists Union and those of us who knew him well will greatly miss […]

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  • Machinists Union to Congress: Vote ‘No’ on USMCA
    WASHINGTON, Dec. 12, 2019 – Robert Martinez Jr., International President of the 600,000-member International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM), the largest aerospace union in North America, today sent a letter to members of the U.S. House of Representatives urging a “no” vote on the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA). “USMCA does not fulfill the […]
  • Machinists Union Opposes USMCA
    WASHINGTON, Dec. 10, 2019 – Robert Martinez Jr., International President of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM), released the following statement on recent developments regarding the United States-Mexico-Canada Trade Agreement (USMCA). “The IAM understands that a deal has been reached concerning the USMCA, also known as NAFTA 2.0. As we have made […]
  • Machinists Mourn Loss of Former IAM International President George Kourpias
    George Kourpias, who served as the IAM’s International President for eight years before retiring in 1997, passed away on Monday, Dec. 2, 2019. He was 87. Viewing will be on Friday, Dec. 6 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. with prayers at 7 p.m. Funeral will be on Saturday, Dec. 7 at 12 p.m. Both […]
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