ILA News

Halifax Port Days

The International Longshoremen’s Association, AFL-CIO and Atlantic Coast District participated in recent Halifax Port Days in Nova Scotia. ILA International Vice President Patrick Murphy and members of ILA Local 269, Halifax welcomed ILA and ACD officers to this ILA port city in the Canadian Maritime Provinces. Pictured from left to right (standing) are Craig Mersservey, …

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MacSween Takes Aim at Sydney Port

SYDNEY – Rankin MacSween fired the opening shots in the race for mayor of the Cape Breton Regional Municipality as he took the Cecil Clarke administration to task over the Sydney harbour development issue. And the longtime head of the Sydney-based community building agency New Dawn Enterprises, brought along some top longshoremen union officials who …

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ILA President Harold J. Daggett Statement for Labor Day 2016

I join with the officers of the International Longshoremen’s Association, AFL-CIO in bringing fraternal greetings to our members and their families as America celebrates Labor Day 2016. The ILA is proud of its successful history championing the rights of its membership who perform critically important labor for the good of America’s commerce. For nearly 125 …

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