BERNIE SANDERS TO AMERICAN AIRLINES CEO: “YOU DAMN WELL HAVE ENOUGH MONEY TO PAY YOUR WORKERS A DECENT WAGE.”

April 25, 2019 Admin 0

Bernie Sanders to American Airlines CEO:

“You Damn Well Have Enough Money to Pay Your Workers a Decent Wage.”

In a fiery speech delivered before a packed gathering of Machinists Union leaders, Senator Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) called out the CEO of American Airlines for his attempts to outsource thousands of jobs at the airline.

Presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) addresses Machinists at the 2019 IAM Transportation Conference. (Via IAMAW DISTRICT 141 FACEBOOK PAGE.)

Sanders was one of two Presidential candidates that addressed the union at its Conference of Airline and Railroad workers in Las Vegas, Nevada this week.

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2019 Transportation Conference Videos

April 25, 2019 Admin 0

The IAM Transportation Department has put together a playlist of 14 videos highlighting the 2019 Transportation Conference.

This is “Must-See TV” for all IAM members! The struggle is now, the fight is now and we are in it to win it.

View the entire video playlist here…

Be sure and take a few moments and watch the amazing video entitled “Airlines Fight” on the local lodge Homepage.

Together we can win.

Solidarity!


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2019 IAM Transportation Conference Report

April 17, 2019 Maureen Kelly 0

IAMAW Transportation Conference

The delegates to the IAMAW Transportation conference from LL 1725 want to express our appreciation for your selection and decision to send us to represent this local. Each and everyone of us in attendance were honored to serve this membership with integrity and solidarity.  Your delegates are President, Craig Vanderhoof; Vice President, Joe Behan; Recording secretary, Helena Thornton; Secretary Treasurer, Gary Winchester; Grievance Committeeman 142, Ken Coley; Grievance Committeemen 141, Daryl Current, Mike Knoble, & John Wilkinson; Conductor/Sentinel, Maureen Kelly; and Mark Heim. 

First I have to brag about our local for a moment as we have … Read More...

2019 IAM Transportation Conference Delegates

December 15, 2018 Helena Thornton 0

The election for delegates to the 2019 IAM Transportation Conference was held during the regular business meeting on December 13th, 2018. 

The delegates that will represent Victory Lodge 1725 from district 142 will be: Maureen Kelly, Ken Coley and Mark Heim. 

There will be a run off election on January 10th, 2019, during the business meeting only, for District Lodge 141, for the 3rd delegate. The two confirmed delegates are Mike Knoble and Daryl Current. The run-off election delegates will be Yolanda Amos, Lisa Leathers and John “Rampthing” Wilkinson. … Read More...