IAM Mourns the Loss of W3 Security Guard Marvin Banks

The IAM has regretfully learned of the passing of William W. Winpisinger Education Center employee Marvin Banks. Brother Banks worked for the IAM for nearly 12 years and served as the overnight security guard at the school. A memorial ceremony was held Thursday, June...

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Machinists Mourn IAM Activist Wayne Wallace

Wayne Wallace, a long time IAM member and officer, passed away last week at the age of 83. Wallace’s roles included serving as IAM Local 23 Business Representative, IAM District Lodge 96 Business Representative, and President Emeritus of the Georgia State Council of...

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IAM Local S6 Shipbuilders Fighting for Respect on Job

More than 4,300 IAM Local S6 members in Bath, ME could be forced to strike Monday following a vote this weekend on the “last, best and final” offer from Bath Iron Works. A major point of contention is BIW’s intention to bring in out-of-state subcontractors to perform...

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