The Member Services Committee is seeking information from our members about your participation in our AFM Local. We have two surveys that are being administered by Survey Monkey. There are a total of 18 questions between the 2 surveys and it should take less than 15 minutes of your time to give us valuable information …
At our September 2007 membership meeting, Local 1000 adopted a new policy, which makes it more economical for bands to join our union.
This past May the AFM (American Federation of Musicians) ended its boycott of Delta Airlines when the carrier agreed to accept guitars and "other smaller instruments" as carry-on baggage. We hope this new policy becomes a template for other airlines.
Nearly 7,000 people have signed the petition to nominate Pete Seeger for the Nobel Peace Prize.