Author Archives: mhickey

WHITE HOUSE ANNOUNCES TRANSPARENCY PROGRAM FOR JONES ACT WAIVERS

In an effort to promote Made-in-America goods and services, the White House ... Read Full Article

SOUTH FLA PMC BLASTS AWAY FOR CANCER RESEARCH

Under the banner of the Greater South Florida Maritime Trades Council, almost ... Read Full Article

EXEC BOARD APPROVES IUOE’S GONSIEWSKI AS MTD VICE PRESIDENT

The MTD Executive Board approved Anthony Gonsiewski to serve as the department’s ... Read Full Article

BIDEN ISSUES ANNUAL MARITIME DAY PROCLAMATION

In honor of National Maritime Day, May 22, President Joe Biden issued ... Read Full Article

JONES ACT SUPPORTED, MARINERS THANKED ON NATIONAL MARITIME DAY

The United States celebrated the men and women of the U.S. merchant ... Read Full Article

MTD, PORT COUNCILS SUPPORT BIDEN’S CALL FOR JONES ACT ON OFFSHORE WINDFARMS

The Maritime Trades Department and its Port Maritime Councils across the United ... Read Full Article

BOSTOM PMC STEERS NATION’S FIRST LARGE-SCALE OFFSHORE WINDFARM TO USE UNION WORKERS

The Maritime Port Council of the Greater Boston and New England Area ... Read Full Article

WHITE HOUSE ANNOUNCES OFFSHORE WIND PROJECT GOALS

The Biden White House released its plans for kickstarting offshore domestic windfarm ... Read Full Article

TRANSPORTATION SECRETARY BUTTIGIEG REAFFIRMS JONES ACT SUPPORT

In one of his first hearings on Capitol Hill since being sworn ... Read Full Article

MARITIME LEADERS REACH OUT TO BIDEN TO PROMOTE JOBS, OPPORTUNITIES

After thanking President Biden for his longtime support of the U.S. merchant ... Read Full Article