ILA News

Maritime Labor Alliance Looks to Expand Influence and Impact as “The One True Voice of Maritime Labor” in North America

San Diego, CA (Feb. 25, 2016) – The Maritime Labor Alliance (MLA), comprised of six major maritime unions in North America and representing 120,000 members, has approved an ambitious program to collectively strengthen all member-unions and expand its influence in maritime legislation, organizing, negotiations and jurisdiction. The MLA held its semi-annual meeting in San Diego, …

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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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