(NEW YORK, New York — Sept. 18, 2019) SUNY Empire State College’s Harry Van Arsdale Jr. School of Labor Studies and the Rockefeller Institute of Government are partnering to establish the Future of Labor Research Center to examine the changing nature of work, the future of work, workers, and worker organizations. The center will partner […]
Long Island lawmakers demand hearings into LIRR overtime abuse By Bernadette Hogan, Nolan Hicks and Ruth Brown Long Island lawmakers from both sides of the aisle are demanding hearings into off-the-rails payroll costs at the Long Island Rail Road over revelations that its top earner raked in $344,147 in overtime alone last year. They say […]
By Dana Rubinstein 04/10/2019 05:01 AM EDT: Apr 10, 2019 First Enron and General Motors, now the Metropolitan Transportation Authority. The MTA plans to hire AlixPartners, the restructuring firm that worked for the aforementioned clients, to help devise a plan to restructure its sprawling bureaucracy. For $3.75 million, the MTA wants AlixPartners to develop that […]
Promotional video for the IAM Free College benefit.
The Machinists Union is fighting to save more than 300 high-skilled, middle-class jobs and keep a Schneider Electric plant in Peru, Indiana open after the company recently announced plans to shut down the facility and move production to other locations, including Mexico. In a multi-level city, county and statewide push to create an economic plan […]
In an Amtrak train stalled in mountain snow, with 183 people stranded, James Lake didn’t hesitate to give a hand. James is an on-board lead service attendant for Amtrak and member of TCU Local 2508. Lake was running the Coffee Car on the Amtrak Coast Starlight route from Washington to Southern California when the train […]
Attention all Members IAM has relayed an offer 15% off of Home and Auto Insurance. Please read the referenced memo for further details. Home and Auto Memo[su_document url=”http://site1.iamdivpress.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/Home-and-Auto-Memo.pdf”]