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Jun 18, 2014, 08:42 ET

Teddy Gleason Scholarship Winners Selected for 2014; Eight Students Will Receive $48,000 in Educational Grants

 The International Longshoremen's Association, AFL-CIO and New York Shipping Association, Inc. today announced the eight winners of the 2014...

Jun 25, 2013, 12:29 ET

Teddy Gleason Scholarship Winners Selected for 2013; Eight Students Will Receive $48,000 in Educational Grants

NEW YORK, June 25, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The International Longshoremen's Association, AFL-CIO and New York Shipping Association,...

Aug 20, 2012, 12:13 ET

ILA Begins Protest Against Loss of Military Cargo in Washington DC and Port of Charleston, South Carolina

 Union longshore workers from many Atlantic Coast District Ports are joining forces outside the United States Marine Barracks in Washington, DC...

Jul 19, 2012, 17:12 ET

ILA and USMX Announce Progress in Contract Negotiations

Tentative agreements reached during "productive" bargaining sessions   The International Longshoremen's Association, AFL-CIO,...

Jun 18, 2012, 18:09 ET

Teddy Gleason Scholarship Winners Selected for 2012; Eight Students Will Receive $48,000 in Educational Grants

The International Longshoremen's Association, AFL-CIO and New York Shipping Association, Inc. today announced the eight winners of the 2012 Teddy...

Mar 30, 2012, 13:45 ET

ILA and USMX Confident About Reaching Agreement on New Contract

Two sides conclude opening round of negotiations after two days in Tampa  The International Longshoremen's Association, AFL-CIO,...

Jun 21, 2011, 09:06 ET

Teddy Gleason Scholarship Winners Selected for 2011; Eight Students Will Receive $48,000 in Educational Grants

The International Longshoremen's Association, AFL-CIO and New York Shipping Association, Inc. announced the eight winners of the 2011 Teddy Gleason...

Jul 22, 2010, 14:03 ET

Clyde Fitzgerald Reelected to Third Term as President of the South Atlantic and Gulf Coast District of the International Longshoremen's Association, AFL-CIO

All District Vice Presidents Reelected On Final Day of Convention in Savannah Delegates to this 89th Convention of the South Atlantic and Gulf...

Jun 22, 2010, 15:34 ET

Teddy Gleason Scholarship Winners Selected for 2010; Eight Students Will Receive $48,000 in Educational Grants

The International Longshoremen's Association, AFL-CIO and New York Shipping Association, Inc. today announced the eight winners of the 2010 Teddy...

Aug 18, 2009, 15:50 ET

Atlantic Coast District, International Longshoremen's Association Endorses Jon Corzine for Re-election as Governor of New Jersey

The Atlantic Coast District of the International Longshoremen's Association, AFL-CIO today announced their endorsement of New Jersey Governor...

Jul 23, 2009, 13:20 ET

ILA Endorses Richard Trumka for AFL-CIO President

The International Longshoremen's Association, AFL-CIO today announced its endorsement of Richard Trumka for president of the American Federation...

Jun 23, 2009, 10:30 ET

Teddy Gleason Scholarship Winners Selected for 2009; Eight Students Will Receive $48,000 in Educational Grants

The International Longshoremen's Association, AFL-CIO and New York Shipping Association, Inc. today announced the eight winners of the 2009 Teddy...

Mar 12, 2009, 13:03 ET

ILA Names Zachary W. Carter Deputy Ethical Practices Counsel to Work With Judge Milton Mollen and Further Strengthen ILA Code of Ethics

The International Longshoremen's Association, AFL-CIO today announced that it has retained the services of Zachary W. Carter, Esq., to serve as...

Feb 12, 2009, 12:20 ET

ILA-USMX Joint Statement on Orlando Meetings

The International Longshoremen's Association, AFL-CIO (ILA) and United States Maritime Alliance, LTD. (USMX) concluded three days of initial Master...

Jul 23, 2008, 01:00 ET

International Longshoremen's Association Expresses Support for International Longshore and Warehouse Union in Negotiations

LAS VEGAS, July 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Delegates to the 88th Convention of the South Atlantic and Gulf Coast District, International...

Jun 26, 2008, 01:00 ET

International Longshoremen's Association, AFL-CIO Endorses Senator Barack Obama for President of the United States

NEW YORK, June 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The 75,000-member International Longshoremen's Association, AFL-CIO today announced its endorsement...

Jun 24, 2008, 01:00 ET

Teddy Gleason Scholarship Winners Selected for 2008; Eight Students Will Receive $48,000 in Educational Grants

NEW YORK, June 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The International Longshoremen's Association, AFL-CIO and New York Shipping Association, Inc. today...

Nov 01, 2007, 01:00 ET

ILA Statement on Dismissal of ILA RICO case by Judge I. Leo Glasser

NEW YORK, Nov. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The International Longshoremen's Association, AFL-CIO, is delighted that Judge I. Leo Glasser has...

Feb 24, 2006, 00:00 ET

ILA President to Join New Jersey Senators on Monday, Feb. 27th at Rally at Port Newark to Protest P&O Takeover by Middle East Company

NEW YORK, Feb. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- John Bowers, President of the International Longshoremen's Association, AFL-CIO and hundreds of longshore...

Feb 21, 2006, 00:00 ET

ILA Joins With Lawmakers Asking Bush Administration to Hold New Hearings and Federal Review of P & O Takeover by Middle East Company

NEW YORK, Feb. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Longshoremen's Association, AFL-CIO, views the impending takeover of P&O's operations by...