Month: May 2017

ILA A Powerful Force at Coalition of Black Trade Unionists Conference in New Orleans

Longshore Leaders From Many Coasts Represented. Pictured: Robin Suggs, Charles Braves, Jerry Owens, Paul Mosby, Tim Mackey, Herbie Hall at CBTU conference in New Orleans The International Longshoremen’s Association demonstrated strong participation in a recent Coalition of Black Trade Unionists Conference in New Orleans, Louisiana, led by ILA Civil Rights Chair Jerry Owens. Other ILA …

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ILA President Daggett and USMX Chairman and CEO Adam Present Check to Hole in Wall Gang Camp Fund

Harold J. Daggett (left), President, International Longshoremen’s Association, AFL-CIO and Dave Adam, Chairman and CEO, United States Maritime Alliance (USMX) present check to Hole In Wall Gang Camp Fund for $100,000 at golf tournament held on Monday, May 22, 2017 at Forsgate Country Club. Receiving the check from President Daggett is Camper Andrew DiGiovanni and …

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ILA Criticizes NY-NJ Port Authority’s Rents for Chassis Depots

Joseph Bonney, Senior Editor | May 18, 2017 2:50PM EDT The International Longshoremen’s Association (ILA) says “insane” rents for near-dock chassis depots at the Port of New York and New Jersey threaten the port’s competitiveness and could affect union jobs. Dennis Daggett, executive vice president of the ILA and president of the union’s Local 1804-1, …

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New Jersey Governor Chris Christie Praises ILA At Maher Terminals Ceremony

Governor Christie Announces Bayonne Bridge “Raise the Roadway” Ahead of Schedule and Cites Contribution of ILA as Vital to Success of Project Span’s Height Will Accommodate World’s Largest Container Vessels by June 30 PORT NEWARK – New Jersey Governor Chris Christie was surrounded by scores of ILA members today at Maher Terminals to praise the …

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