Ceraso Appointed to Head IAM Addiction Services

IAM International President Bob Martinez announced the appointment of Vinny Ceraso as Assistant Director of the IAM Employee Assistance Program and he will be in charge of IAM Addiction Services. “Vinny Ceraso comes from our ranks and he brings valuable skills and...

Thousands Rally to End Government Shutdown

Thousands came together at a rally in Washington, D.C. to demand an end to the current government shutdown, now the longest in U.S. history. IAM members who work for a NASA contractor and the Housing and Urban Development Department were on hand to address the crowd...

Striking Illinois Local 2068 on Activate L!VE

More than 170 Rochelle, IL IAM Local 2068 members have been on strike with Silgan Containers for over a month. Local 2068 President Rick Pease joined Activate L!VE to bring us up to date on their fight for better wages, benefits and working conditions. You can watch...

Help Us Stop the Shutdown

More than 800,000 federal workers and contractors, including thousands of IAM and NFFE-IAM Federal District 1 members, are affected by this needless government shutdown. Our members and their families are about to face their first payday without a paycheck this week....

Federal Employees Collective Bargaining Program

The IAM will conduct a Federal Employees Collective Bargaining program April 7–12, 2019 at the William W. Winpisinger Education and Technology Center in Hollywood, MD. The program will be useful to stewards and officers who negotiate in the federal sector. It will...

Draayers Joins Grand Lodge Auditor Staff

IAM General Secretary-Treasurer Dora Cervantes has announced the appointment of Cordell Draayers as Grand Lodge Auditor, effective January 1, 2019. “Brother Draayer is a great addition to our Grand Lodge Auditor staff,” said GST Cervantes. “The knowledge and...

Stop the Shutdown

The government shutdown is now in its third week. And IAM members are still feeling the pain. More than 800,000 federal workers and contractors, including thousands of IAM and NFFE-IAM Federal District 1 members, are affected by this ridiculous government shutdown....

Love Appointed Aerospace Coordinator

International President Bob Martinez has announced the appointment Southern Territory Grand Lodge Representative Mark Love to the position of Aerospace Coordinator, effective January 1, 2019. “Mark has always been a great asset to the IAM, especially the Southern...