IAM Local 1781

serving the San Francisco Bay Area


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


  • Machinists Across Country Honor MLK’s Legacy January 17, 2017
    From coast to coast, IAM members marched in solidarity, celebrated and gave back to their communities this weekend to honor the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. “Dr. King understood better than anyone that civil, human and labor rights are one and the same,” said IAM General Vice President Diane Babineaux. “The […]
  • Say No to the Anti-Labor Secretary January 17, 2017
    Working class Americans will have no one to turn to if Andy Puzder is put in charge of running the labor department. The incoming administration’s pick for Labor Secretary has a record of fighting against working people as CEO of the Carl Jr.’s fast food chain (CKE). Tell Congress you oppose Puzder as Labor Secretary. […]
  • NFFE-IAM Firefighters Win $65,000 Settlement Over Night Differential Pay January 17, 2017
    In an important policy-changing grievance settlement, California National Federation of Federal Employees (NFFE-IAM) Local 2152 has secured $65,000 to compensate its bargaining unit firefighters. The local filed the grievance as a challenge to the policies of the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), which denied night differential pay to employees for scheduled night work between 6 […]
  • Justice Department Ruling on Passenger Service Assault Falls Short January 17, 2017
    The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) last week ruled that passenger service agents are covered by legislation adopted in 2002 that set significant penalties and jail time for anyone who “interferes with airport and airline personnel who have security duties.” While the original intent of the statute had been to cover all airport employees with […]
  • Trump on Trade: How Workers Can Benefit January 17, 2017
    With President-Elect Trump vowing to renegotiate our country’s trade deals, working families still have many questions about if the results will truly benefit them. The Citizens Trade Campaign (CTC), a coalition that helped stop the Trans-Pacific Partnership, delivered Trump a letter challenging him to commit to replacing the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) and […]
  • Enroll Now for the Young Workers Program January 17, 2017
    The IAM recognizes the youth of today will soon be the leadership of tomorrow. In an effort to tap into their energy and prepare them for the challenges of the future, the IAM is holding Young Workers Training Programs May 7-12 and September 24-29 at the William W. Winpisinger Education and Technology Center in Hollywood, […]
  • Enrollment Open for EAP II Program January 17, 2017
    Registration is now open for the EAP II Program March 6-11, 2017 at the William W. Winpisinger Education and Technology Center in Hollywood, MD. The IAM’s Employee Assistance Program equips EAP coordinators with the skills and resources to assist members who are seeking help for problems involving addictions and other psychosocial issues. This valuable program […]
  • Archive IAM History with the Local Lodge History Project January 17, 2017
    The IAM is conducting the Local Lodge History Project at the Winpisinger Center this year during the week of June 11-16, 2017. This is an opportunity to be part of archiving the rich history of your lodge. In tradition with past sessions, participating Locals are asked to recruit two retirees and one active member from […]
  • Millions More Vets Will Soon Have Access to Military Exchanges Online January 17, 2017
    Beginning Veterans Day, November 11, 2017, the Department of Defense will allow 16 million honorably discharged veterans to shop online for discounted military exchange products. The rule change comes after years of debate and study. The online benefit will also strengthen the exchanges’ online businesses to better serve current patrons. Inclusion of honorably discharged veterans […]
  • Machinists Fighting Back Against Right to Work for Less January 17, 2017
    As the battle against “right-to-work” laws heat up across the country, some IAM members have gone into full “Fighting Machinist” mode. In the past two weeks, legislators in Missouri, New Hampshire, Kentucky and even West Chester Township, Ohio have either passed or are in the process of passing the anti-worker legislation. IAM member and Missouri […]

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