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One of the foundations of our democracy in this country is a dependence on a well-informed electorate.  In order to have a government by the people and for the people, the people need to understand the issues that shape it.

One of our goals at District Lodge 19 is to keep our members informed on all matters related to railroad and Union activities.   We must support each other and participate in any business of our Union or any issue involving District Lodge 19 and the overall railroad industry. The truth is that you should stay informed because the future of the machinists union and District Lodge 19 depends on it.  Become part of the solution for any action that could have ramifications on your career and your life. 

Provided below are methods in which you can obtain information about Union happenings and issues involving District Lodge 19.   

Corner Office by President Mike Perry

District Lodge 19 President Mike Perry provides timely updates on Union activities including status of legislation and contract negotiations while he is in the office or traveling across the country.

District 19 Newsletter

Subscribe to receive our District Lodge 19 newsletter.  You will receive the newsletter right to your email when it gets posted online.  Stay current on news including updates on union business, new union members, local lodge events, information by our General Counsel J. Weldon Granger, and so much more!

Subscribe to iMAIL

iMail is a twice-weekly electronic newsletter created by the IAM that lets  members get information quickly and efficiently. Once you subscribe, a link to the current iMail will be sent directly to your personal email address every Tuesday and Thursday, or more often as events warrant. To subscribe, just click here and follow the instructions.

Connect With Us on Social Media

Follow us on District Lodge 19’s Twitter account

IAM Mobile App

iam-app-smallThe IAM Mobile 3.0 is the single app for all devices. To download on your smartphone, visit mobile.goiam.org.  Some of the features available to members include:

  • IAM Journal
  • iMail
  • Machinist News Network videos
  • IAM Territory pages
  • TCU/IAM page
  • IAM Facebook Page
  • IAM Twitter page
  • Legislative Action Alerts