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CAPITOL CELEBRATES NATIONAL MARITIME DAY UNDER THE AGE OF CORONAVIRUS

National Maritime Day 2020 was unlike any previous celebration in recent history ... Read Full Article

NATIONAL MARITIME DAY CEREMONY GOES VIDEO

The U.S. Maritime Administration in conjunction with the U.S. Transportation Department will ... Read Full Article

TRANSPORTATION SECRETARY CHAO THANKS US-FLAG MARITIME WORKERS

U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao thanked the men and women of the ... Read Full Article

CONGRESSIONAL REPS VOICE STRONG SUPPORT FOR MARITIME

U.S. Reps. Steny Hoyer (D-MD) and Elaine Luria (D-VA) are reminding fellow ... Read Full Article

AFSCME LAUNCHES PUBLIC INFO CAMPAIGN TO SUPPORT STATE & LOCAL GOVERNMENTS

Saying “America refuses to thank them with pink slips,” American Federation of ... Read Full Article

AFGE OUTLINES PRECONDITIONS FOR REOPENING FEDERAL OFFICES AND AGENCIES

The MTD-affiliated American Federation of Government Employees released an April 22 letter ... Read Full Article

GOP SENATORS URGE TRUMP TO LEAVE JONES ACT ALONE

Seven United States Senators — all Republicans — called on President Trump ... Read Full Article

LONGTIME MTD ASSISTANT FRANCES BROWN-McNAIR PASSES AWAY

The MTD mourns the passing of the department’s longtime assistant Frances Brown-McNair. ... Read Full Article

HAWAII PMC HELPS FOOD BANK FOR WORKERS UNEMPLOYED BY PANDEMIC

Trade unionists around the country are doing all sorts of activities to ... Read Full Article

AFL-CIO JOINS 6 MTD AFFILIATES IN BATTLE AGAINST MINING COMPANY ASARCO

The AFL-CIO Executive Council issued a strong statement of solidarity for nearly ... Read Full Article