IAM&AW Local Lodge 610

Cape Canaveral, Florida

Month: December 2013

IAM Confirms Jan. 3 Vote on Boeing 777X Proposal

Washington, D.C., December 22, 2013 – Members of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) District 751, District W-24 and District 70 will vote January 3, 2014 on a revised proposal from the Boeing Company that would secure 777X production in the Puget Sound area. Details of the revised offer will be provided […]

The Huge Trade Deal You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

It’s called the Trans-Pacific Partnership. And it could be the biggest trade deal since the World Trade Organization formed in 1995. The thing is, most people don’t know much about it. Few have closely followed the talks negotiating the possible deal between the U.S. and other Pacific Rim countries. Not even members of Congress can […]

Election, Black Friday Protests Show Support for ‘Raising the Wage’

Growing discontent over rising U.S. economic inequality was evidenced by electoral races in 2013, and could also play a major role in the 2014 midterm elections, says a recent report by the polling firm Lake Research Partners. The issue is breeding new momentum for minimum wage increases across the country and sparking outrage at corporations […]

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