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2018 Presidential Maritime Day Proclamation

May 22 is National Maritime Day, recognizing the important role played by ... Read Full Article

Actors’ Equity Gains First-Ever Contract for Performers on Cruise Ship

In a first for the union, Actors’ Equity announced it had reached ... Read Full Article

President Tells Michigan Audience It’s Time to Fix the Soo Locks

The Dredge Wire newsletter reported on May 1 that President Donald Trump ... Read Full Article

MTD Mourns Loss of Labor Advocate Carolyn Jacobson

The MTD mourns the passing of lifelong Labor activist Carolyn Jacobson, 67, ... Read Full Article

Jones Act Support Continues across Washington

From the administration, from Capitol Hill, from the military and elsewhere, support ... Read Full Article

MTD Affiliates Hit Capitol Hill to Show Appreciation of Jones Act Support

Union members belonging to several MTD affiliates circulated across Capitol Hill on ... Read Full Article

NOT A PEEP SO FAR AS BCTGM AWAITS COURT’S PENSION RULLING

The MTD-affiliated Bakery, Confectionary, Tobacco Workers, and Grain Millers International Union (BCTGM) ... Read Full Article

MTD Joins Other Unions at I AM 2018 to Commemorate the Memphis Sanitation Workers Strike of 1968

Dan Duncan, Executive Secretary-Treasurer of the Maritime Trades Department, participated in the ... Read Full Article

Budget Bill Includes Full Funding for MSP

The newly enacted federal budget passed by Congress and signed by President ... Read Full Article

Jacksonville Congressman Sets Record Straight on Jones Act during Hearing

First-term U.S. Representative John Rutherford (R-FL) stood up for the Jones Act ... Read Full Article