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


  • IAM Donates $2k to Horicon, Wisconsin Veteran Event September 22, 2017
    IAM International President Bob Martinez recently donated $2,000 in support of an IAM Local 873-supported community service event for veterans. Martinez learned of the Horicon Marsh Veterans Hunt during a recent visit with IAM Local 873 members at the John Deere plant in Horicon, WI. “During the International President’s visit, we discussed some of the […]
  • Latest GOP Attempt at a “Health Plan” Worst Yet September 21, 2017
    Older Americans Would be Hard Hit The following statement was issued by Richard Fiesta, Executive Director of the Alliance for Retired Americans, regarding the Graham-Cassidy bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA). “Senators Graham and Cassidy saved the worst for last. Their bill will take affordable health care away from at least 32 million […]
  • Transportation Local Lodges Continue to Donate to Disaster Relief Fund September 21, 2017
    Two more Transportation Local Lodges have recently passed motions to donate to the IAM Disaster Relief Fund. Local Lodge 914 will donate $30,000 and Local Lodge 498 will contribute $10,000. Both locals felt compelled to help after receiving General Vice President Sito Pantoja’s letter urging all Transportation Locals to aid their sisters and brothers in […]
  • IAM Supports Medicare for All; Oppose Graham-Cassidy plan to repeal the Affordable Care Act September 21, 2017
    IAM International President Bob Martinez issued the following statement on the Machinists Support of Medicare for All Act of 2017 and sent letter to every U.S. senator voicing IAM’s opposition to the Graham-Cassidy plan to repeal the Affordable Care Act: Medicare for All Act of 2017 “While the Affordable Care Act has been successful in […]
  • Tell your representative: Commit to vote no on NAFTA corporate power grab! September 21, 2017
    If you live in North America, we need you to make sure your government representative stops a corporate power grab in the new NAFTA renegotiations. NAFTA gave vast new powers for corporations that make it easier to offshore jobs and attack the environmental and health laws on which we all rely. Deals like NAFTA give […]
  • IAM Locals come together before upcoming ULA negotiations September 21, 2017
    A trio of local lodges from Alabama, Florida and California sent representatives to the William W. Winpisinger Center recently for an intensive week of training in preparation for upcoming contract negotiations with United Launch Alliance (ULA). Formed in 2006, ULA is a joint venture of Boeing and Lockheed-Martin and employs IAM members of Local 44 […]
  • IAM Members Affected by Hurricane Maria September 21, 2017
    IAM members in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands have been slammed by two powerful hurricanes in the last two weeks (Irma and Maria). IAM members in the affected areas are facing a long and trying road to recovery, including IAM members in Florida (Hurricane Irma) and Texas (Hurricane Harvey). They are helping their own […]
  • Trumpcare – Latest Proposal and its Impact on Seniors September 20, 2017
    Republicans will vote on the Graham-Cassidy bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA) the week of September 25th.  If it passes, more than 32 million Americans will lose health coverage. The bill will pool all federal health funding states currently receive for the health insurance exchanges and Medicaid expansion. The combined funds will be […]
  • National Government Employees Conference Resource Center September 20, 2017
    Monday, Sept. 18, 2017 Federal Mediation of Conciliation Service (FMCS) [PPT] Rich Giacolone, Mediator, FMCS Allison Beck, Former Director, FMCS and Former IAM General Counsel Employee Benefit Services [PPT] Ray Moore, Vice President of Sales, EBS   Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017 Labor and Security Issues Maria Santiago-Lillis, Grand Lodge Representative, IAM Western Territory Michael Goddard, Grand Lodge […]
  • Chicago Auto Mechanics Reach Agreement with Dealerships, End Seven-Week Strike September 19, 2017
    Carol Stream, IL, September 17, 2017 – Nearly 2,000 Chicago-area auto mechanics will be back at work tomorrow, bringing to a close a nearly seven-week strike against 130 new car dealerships across the city. The mechanics, represented by IAM Automobile Mechanics Local 701, ratified a new four-year deal with the Chicago New Car Dealer Committee […]

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IAM Local 1781:1511 Rollins Road,Burlingame, CA 94010
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