Author Archives: mhickey

MTD Mourns Passing of Retired IAM President Kourpius

George Kourpius, who served as the International President of the International Association ... Read Full Article

SF PMC Honors MM&P VP Quick on His 90th Birthday

The San Francisco Bay Area and Vicinity Port Maritime Council honored one ... Read Full Article

AOTOS Honors Chao and Given

The United Seamen’s Service honored U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao and MTD ... Read Full Article

House Passes Full Utilization of Harbor Maintenance Trust Fund

The U.S. House of Representatives sent a strong, bipartisan message October 28 ... Read Full Article

U.S. Representative Elijah Cummings (D-MD) passed away October 17 after an extended illness. He was 68 years old. Cummings was known as a strong fighter for his Baltimore-based district and for all working people. Prior to his election to Washington, … Continue reading

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Demchuk Elected to Lead Baltimore PMC

Peter Demchuk is at the helm of the Baltimore Port Maritime Council. ... Read Full Article

Nearly 100 trade unionists and their friends took advantage of beautiful early autumn weather to hit the links and honor three Labor members and supporters at the Fourth Annual Greater St. Louis and Vicinity Port Council Golf Outing and Awards … Continue reading

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WWII Mariners Gold Medal Act Steams Through House

The long-sought recognition for America’s merchant mariners who served during World War ... Read Full Article

School bells may be ringing and the calendar shows summer is approaching its climax, but Port Maritime Councils across the country remained ramped up in early September. Two PMCs were very involved in Labor Day activities. On the West Coast, … Continue reading

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South Florida PMC Sends Relief Supplies to Bahamas

Fire Fighters are performing search-and-rescue operations in the ravaged islands of the ... Read Full Article