Author Archives: mhickey

BIDEN AFFIRMS HIS SOLID SUPPORT FOR UNIONS

In a speech union members have waited decades to hear from any ... Read Full Article

PORT COUNCILS JOIN THE FIGHT TO SAVE CWA LIGHTBULB JOBS IN OHIO

Port Councils around the United States joined with their sisters and brothers ... Read Full Article

PR PMC RECEIVES MORE BOOKS FROM BOOKWAVES

Members of the Puerto Rico Ports Maritime Council offloaded earlier this month ... Read Full Article

MTD WELCOMES BUTTIGIEG AS US TRANSPORTATION SECRETARY

U.S. Navy veteran Pete Buttigieg was sworn in February 3 as the ... Read Full Article

MTD REFLECTS ON THE LEGACY OF JOHN SWEENEY

With the announcement of the passing of immediate past AFL-CIO President John ... Read Full Article

MTD MOURNS THE PASSING OF AFL-CIO PRESIDENT JOHN SWEENEY

The Legendary Career and Spiritual Calling of John Sweeney Statement from AFL-CIO ... Read Full Article

PRESIDENT BIDEN SPECIFIES JONES ACT IN ‘BUY AMERICAN’ EXECUTIVE ORDER

Only in office for six days, President Joe Biden confirmed his career-long ... Read Full Article

BIDEN’S TRANSPORTATION SECRETARY DESIGNEE SUPPORTS JONES ACT

Appearing before the Senate Commerce Committee on January 21, U.S. Transportation Secretary ... Read Full Article

MARITIME UNIONS UNITED IN CALL TO PRIORITIZE SEAFARERS FOR COVID VACCINES

As U.S. mariners continue to risk their health while they deliver needed ... Read Full Article

AFL-CIO CALLS FOR TRUMP’S REMOVAL FROM WHITE HOUSE

(Washington, D.C., Jan. 8, 2021)—After a discussion Thursday, the AFL-CIO General Board ... Read Full Article