ILA News

ILA President Harold J. Daggett Calls For Informal Discussions With Management Representatives

NORTH BERGEN, NJ (Nov. 29, 2016) – The International Longshoremen’s Association, AFL-CIO has scheduled “informal meetings on collective bargaining issues” during the week of February 13th, 2017 and has invited its locals at ports from Maine to Texas to participate. ILA President Harold J. Daggett sent a letter in mid-November to all ILA Local Unions …

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The ILA Delivers Much Needed Assistance To The Dockworkers OF Freeport Grand Bahamas After Hurricane Matthew

ILA Vice President Ken Riley Spearheads Humanitarian Relief Effort With Aide From ILWU Within two days after the deadly and destructive hurricane, Hurricane Matthew, roared across Freeport Grand Bahamas, the ILA was reaching out in solidarity to our dockworkers to assess the damage and to determine what kind of assistance was needed. It was shocking …

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Steve Knott, ILA Secretary-Treasurer, One of Three To Be Honored This Saturday, October 29th

Steve Knott, ILA Secretary-Treasurer, will be honored this Saturday, October 29th alongside Laurel Brennan and Sherryl Gordon-Hall. They will be honored by the ILA’s Alexander Talmadge – Edward L. Brown Sr. Civil, Human and Women’s Rights Committee. NORTH BERGEN, NJ – Steven Knott, Secretary-Treasurer of the International Longshoremen’s Association, AFL-CIO and a prominent ILA leader …

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ILA’s Solidarity With A. Philip Randolph Institute Remains Strong; ILA Contingent Energized For Election Day

NORTH BERGEN, NJ – (October 12, 2016) From New Jersey to Florida, you can find numerous chapters of A. Philip Randolph Institute many of which are led by a member of the International Longshoremen’s Association, AFL-CIO. A. Philip Randolph describes its founder and mission as follows: The words and deeds of A. Philip Randolph show …

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