IAM Local 1781

serving the San Francisco Bay Area

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Membership Meeting 2nd Wednesday of the Month 4:00pm Location of the Meeting: IAM Local 1781:1511 Rollins Road,Burlingame, CA 94010

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  • 10,000 Union Members March on Illinois State Capitol May 24, 2016
    IAM Midwest Territory General Vice President Philip J. Gruber, center, leads dozens of Machinists in a march to the Illinois state capitol in Springfield as part of a protest of Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner's anti-working family "Turnaround Agenda." Dozens of Machinists from across the state of Illinois, led by IAM Midwest Territory General Vice President […]
  • Do You Know Where Your Oreos Come From? Support IAM Jobs by 'Checking the Label' May 24, 2016
    Do you know where your Oreos come from? The next time you go to buy cookies or other products made by snack-maker Nabisco, check the label. If it's not made in America, don't buy it. Save your hard-earned dollars in support of IAM jobs. Support the "Check the Label" campaign. Last summer, Nabisco/Mondelez announced plans […]
  • Airline Workers Pick Up Powerful Ally in Fight Against Norwegian Air May 24, 2016
    IAM members came out in droves to rally against Norwegian Air International's job-killing scheme in front of the White House on May 12, 2016. U.S. airline workers have another friend in their fight to prevent a low-cost foreign carrier from unleashing a wave of a downward pressure on industry wages. IAM-endorsed presidential candidate Hillary Clinton […]
  • IAM Members Support Striking Verizon Workers May 24, 2016
    NFFE-IAM Local 178 President Lisa Foust, left, and NFFE-IAM Business Representative Elizabeth Pittaluga deliver food and water for striking Verizon workers in Baltimore. Nearly 40,000 union members across the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast walked off the job when Verizon proposed outsourcing and offshoring their jobs. With nearly 40,000 Communications Workers of America (CWA) and International Brotherhood […]
  • Aviation High School Students Soaring High, Making Headlines May 24, 2016
    Top students from Aviation High School's class of 2016 visited the IAM's William W. Winpisinger Center to learn about unions and the aviation industry. New York City's Aviation High School is featured in an NPR article highlighting the quality education students receive from the program, which prepares them for jobs in the aviation field right […]
  • Penn Power Diesel Mechanics Prep for Contract Talks at W3 May 24, 2016
    From left: IAM Local 2058 members Al Norris, Bill Little, Evan Thomas and District 98 Business Representative Robert Orr. The IAM Local 2058 Negotiating Committee, along with District 98 staff members, recently participated in the Negotiation Preparation for Bargaining Committees program at the William W. Winpisinger Center in Hollywood, MD. Local 2058 represents skilled diesel […]
  • Machinists Union Leaders Join Triumph Strike Line May 19, 2016
    IAM International President Bob Martinez, right, speaks with IAM Local 86 members striking Triumph Composite Systems in Spokane, WA. Martinez was joined on the strike line by Western Territory General Vice President Gary Allen and District 751 President Jon Holden. (Photo: Steve Warren/IAM District 751) IAM national leaders today marched in solidarity with IAM Local […]
  • Trade Commission Report Shows TPP Will Be a Complete Disaster for U.S. Workers May 19, 2016
    The International Trade Commission (ITC) on Wednesday issued its much anticipated report predicting the effects of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) on the U.S. economy, and its findings are damning for American workers. "The ITC, which historically has overestimated the benefits of trade agreements, predicts that the TPP will increase our nation's trade deficit in manufacturing," […]
  • Executive Paywatch: Your CEO Makes 335 Times More Than You May 19, 2016
    It takes the average S&P 500 CEO just over a day to make what production and non-supervisory workers earn, on average, in an entire year, according to the AFL-CIO's newly-released Executive PayWatch. CEO's took home, on average, $12.4 million in 2015, according to the AFL-CIO's analysis. In contrast, the average worker earned only $36,900 in […]
  • Wisconsin Machinist, Vietnam Vet Makes His Inaugural Trip to DC War Memorials May 19, 2016
    IAM retiree and Vietnam War veteran Jerry Schiltz proudly shows off his IAM Retirement card during his visit to Washington, DC as part of the Never Forgotten Honor Flight. Schiltz was joined nearly 100 Vietnam and Korean War veterans from central Wisconsin. Retired IAM member Jerry Schiltz, a Vietnam War veteran, had never been to […]

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