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MARITIME LABOR LEADERS URGE CONGRESS TO PROTECT JONES ACT IN DRAFTING ECONOMIC CRISIS BILLS

The heads of nine maritime-oriented labor organizations fired a letter to the ... Read Full Article

NOTICE: MTD REMAINS CLOSED THROUGH APRIL 24

In compliance with an AFL-CIO directive for social distancing during the coronavirus ... Read Full Article

WWII Mariners Medal Is Law

Mariners from World War II finally will get a long deserved recognition. ... Read Full Article

Politico Story Spotlights How Foreign-Flag Cruise Ships Avoid US Health Regulations

A story posted by Politico on March 11 focused on how the ... Read Full Article

MarAd’s Buzby: Jones Act ‘Is the Indispensable Foundation of the U.S. Maritime Industry’

Support for the nation’s freight cabotage law remains strong in the wake ... Read Full Article

MTD Cancels 2020 Executive Board Meeting

The Maritime Trades Department, AFL-CIO announces the cancellation of its annual Executive ... Read Full Article

Congress Approves WWII Mariners Medal

The Merchant Mariners of World War II Congressional Gold Medal Act of ... Read Full Article

Retired MTD S/T Frank Pecquex Passes Away at 75

The MTD is sad to report the passing of retired Executive Secretary-Treasurer ... Read Full Article

PMCs and Affiliates Continue Push to Help Puerto Rico Earthquake Victims

Port Councils and MTD affiliates continue to respond through their donations and ... Read Full Article

MTD’s Max Hall Passes Away at 67

The MTD mourns the passing of longtime MTD staffer Max Hall who ... Read Full Article