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ILA, AFL-CIO; ACD and SAGCD Kick-Off Fund Raising Drive To Aid Families Affected By Flint, MI Water Crisis

International Longshoremen’s Association, AFL-CIO; Atlantic Coast District and South Atlantic and Gulf Coast District Kick-Off Fund Raising Drive To Aid Families Affected By Flint, Michigan Water Crisis NORTH BERGEN, NJ (Feb. 4, 2016) – The International Longshoremen’s Association, AFL-CIO and its two Districts—the Atlantic Coast District and South Atlantic and Gulf Coast District—have each made …

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ILA Leaders Urge Members To Return To Work at Port of New York and New Jersey

NORTH BERGEN, NJ – (January, 29, 2016) The leadership of the International Longshoremen’s Association, AFL-CIO urges all ILA members in the Port of New York and New Jersey to accept orders and return to work immediately. “We have heard your voices, we have heard your concerns, and we have taken action on your behalf,” ILA …

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ILA, AFL-CIO Pledges Full Support To Get Clean, Drinkable Water To Flint, Michigan

International Longshoremen’s Association, AFL-CIO Pledges Full Support To Get Clean, Drinkable Water To Flint, Michigan; Will Enlist Help From Atlantic Coast District; South Atlantic and Gulf Coast District To Aid Midwest City in Crisis NORTH BERGEN, NJ (Jan. 21, 2016)– Harold J. Daggett, President of the International Longshoremen’s Association, AFL-CIO, today pledged to get clean, …

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ILA President Harold J. Daggett Praises Removal of “Cadillac Tax” From Budget Bill

NORTH BERGEN, NJ (Dec. 23, 2015) – Members of the International Longshoremen’s Association, AFL-CIO received an early Christmas present last week when the Fiscal Year 2016 Omnibus Appropriations Act, passed by Congress, postpones for two years the implementation of the American Care Act’s so called “Cadillac Tax.” ILA members covered under MILA might have seen …

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