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Sign-On Letter to NJ and NY Governors: Put Port Workers Toward the Front of the Vaccine Line

  The Waterfront Alliance, its board of directors, and the undersigned call on our region’s leadership and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to prioritize port and maritime workers for priority vaccination.   A Sign-On letter has been created to request that the Honorable Andrew M. Cuomo, Governor of New York State, and the Honorable …

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Chaotic Day In Washington on Wednesday Overshadowed Great Victory For ILA, Georgia and America

Democrats Won Both Georgia Senate Runoff Races With Big Push From ILA Members NORTH BERGEN, NJ – (January 7, 2021) The chaos that engulfed Washington, D.C. on Wednesday, January 6th after a mob of loyalists urged on by President Donald Trump stormed and occupied the Capitol building, delaying, but not preventing the certifying of Joseph R. …

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ILA Breaks Ties With AFL-CIO Over Unfair Treatment In Jurisdiction Disputes

Union Angered Over Federation Granting Separate Charter To Long-Time ILA Affiliate               NORTH BERGEN, NJ. (November 13, 2020) – The International Longshoremen’s Association this week disaffiliated with the American Federation of Labor – Congress of Industrial Organizations, ending a 61-year association with the AFL-CIO. The ILA’s Executive Council unanimously …

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Help Elect Phil Murphy

Click here to download flier (PDF) Please help elect our next New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy by helping the ILA assist in his campaign efforts. We need volunteers to help canvas within your county. These efforts will be scheduled for the next upcoming 4 Saturdays. Please respond to Votemurphy@ilaunion.org if you are able to help …

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