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Author Geroux Provides MTD with Stories of WWII Mariners from Virginia

Between the discussion and debate regarding the U.S.-flag maritime industry during the ... Read Full Article

MM&P’s Lowen Passes Away at 91

The MTD mourns the passing of former Masters Mates & Pilots President ... Read Full Article

Teachers, MTD Affiliates Helping Provide Clean Water to Puerto Rico

Several MTD-affiliated unions are working with the American Federation of Teachers (AFT) ... Read Full Article

  Local Missouri elected officials welcomed the 2017 MTD Convention with open arms – and speeches – from the mayor of St. Louis and county executives from St. Charles and St. Louis counties. Mayor Lyda Krewson opened the convention on … Continue reading

Posted on by mhickey | Comments Off on Missouri Elected Officials Credit Labor Unions for Regional Successes

Trumka, Louis Praise Union Solidarity in Missouri and National Campaigns

Addressing the MTD Convention, two labor leaders saluted the important actions that ... Read Full Article

Maritime Administrator Buzby Reiterates Strong Jones Act Backing

The head of the U.S. Maritime Administration (MarAd) repeated his unwavering support ... Read Full Article

Congressmen Vow Jones Act Support

Three members of the U.S. House of Representatives pledged to continue standing ... Read Full Article

Puget Sound PMC Honors Pair at Annual Luncheon

The Puget Sound Ports Council recognized two individuals from the area’s maritime ... Read Full Article

MTD Speakers State Cyber Security Important to Future of Strong US-Flag Fleet

The commander of U.S. Transportation Command (USTRANSCOM) urged maritime industry leaders to ... Read Full Article

More Union Support for Jones Act

Add the International Federation of Professional & Technical Engineers (IFPTE) to the ... Read Full Article