IAM Local 1781

serving the San Francisco Bay Area


Membership Meeting April 8th 4:00pm


  • NLRB Approves Election for Machinists at Boeing March 26, 2015
    [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cyzSVwiAtLg&w=560&h=315] Hardworking union members in South Carolina have a message for Boeing workers in North Charleston: Get the facts, don't be intimidated and vote IAM. The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) approved an agreement between the IAM and the Boeing Company that establishes the date, time, duration and eligible voters for a union representation […]
  • Long Beach IAM Members Rally for Fair Contract March 26, 2015
    Hundreds of IAM Local 1930 members who work for the city of Long Beach, CA turned out to rally for a fair contract on Tuesday, March 24. Hundreds of Long Beach, CA city employees, members of IAM Local 1930, flocked to City Hall on Tuesday to protest the lack of progress in current contract negotiations. […]
  • Celebrating Women's History Month: Q&A with IAM Trailblazer Shelley Kessler March 26, 2015
    California labor leader and longtime IAM member Shelley Kessler tells the story of her start in the labor movement and discusses challenges facing women in the workplace in a Q&A celebrating Women's History Month. Read Kessler's interview with the California Labor Federation here. "Social and economic justice struggles have been the basis and run throughout […]
  • Canadian IAM Member Reflects on AFL-CIO Young Workers Summit March 26, 2015
    Dan Janssen is the vice president of IAM Local 2323 in Ontario, Canada. This past weekend in Chicago, I attended the AFL-CIO Next Up Summit, which is a young workers conference. While there, I had the privilege of not only representing my union, the Machinists (IAM) and my Local Lodge 2323, but also of representing […]
  • Deadline Extended to Register for Young Machinists Training March 26, 2015
      Young Machinists came from all over the U.S. and Canada to attend the inaugural Young Workers Strategy program at the William W. Winpisinger Education and Technology Center. The deadline to register for the IAM Young Workers Strategy Program, to be held May 3-8, 2015 at the William W. Winpisinger (WWW) Center in Hollywood, MD, […]
  • Enroll Now for Federal Employee's Advanced Program March 26, 2015
    The IAM will conduct the 2015 Federal Employees' Advanced Program at the William W. Winpisinger Education and Technology Center in Hollywood, MD, July 12-17, 2015. Helpful for stewards, officers and business representatives, the Advanced Program involves training in areas specific to the Federal Sector such as ULP and grievance handling, preparations for arbitration and Merit […]
  • TAKE ACTION NOW: Urge Your Representative to Vote "No" on H.Con.Res. 27 March 25, 2015
    Members of the U.S. House of Representatives are expected to vote Thursday, March 26,on H.Con.Res. 27, the proposed Concurrent Resolution on the Fiscal Year 2016 Budget. The IAM urges all members to contact their members of Congress and urge them to vote "No" on this budget bill. This extreme budget would gouge hundreds of billions […]
  • Young Machinists Inspire Change at NextUp Young Worker Summit March 24, 2015
    [View the story "Young Machinists at #1uNextUp" on Storify] If the next page doesn't load, click here to view the rest of the article on Storify.
  • New Mexico, Kentucky Say 'No Thanks' to Right-to-Work-For-Less March 24, 2015
    New Mexico working families came out in full force to canvass in opposition to a right-to-work law that would gut their collective bargaining rights. (Photo: New Mexico Federation of Labor) IAM and labor activists beat back so-called "right-to-work" bills, at least for now, in New Mexico and Kentucky, and continue to fight against the GOP's […]
  • IAM Protects Members During Simpson Sawmill Sales March 24, 2015
    When Simpson Lumber Company put its sawmilling operations up for sale in December 2014 and put IAM members at risk, quick action by District W24 representatives helped save jobs and provide substantial benefits for those who were displaced. In mid-January 2015, Simpson notified District W24 that Interfor, Corp. LLC, a Canadian-owned forest products manufacturer, had […]

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