In Memory of Jerome Williams

On October 30, 2020, at 10:00 AM, all operations came to a halt at the Port of Savannah, where ILA Local 1414 and the Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) gathered together to show respect and to remember union brother Jerome Williams.  Brother Williams fell into the water while transiting the gangway and...
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In Memory of Andrew Lee Laws, Sr.

It is with great sorrow we announce the passing of Andrew Lee Laws, Sr. Andrew retired as a District Representative with the South Atlantic and Gulf Coast District in January 2020 after a seventy year career as a member of the International Longshoremen’s Association, AFL-CIO.  He served seven di...
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ILA Local 24 Registers Members to Vote!

Members of ILA Local 24 in Houston, TX volunteered their time this morning to help register other members of the local to vote. Take part in the political process by exercising your right to vote! Across the country, local, state, and federal lawmakers are campaigning to represent you in 2021. In fa...
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Labor Day Letter from SAGCD President Alan Robb

Dear Sisters and Brothers: First and foremost, I hope you and your families have remained safe and healthy during these uncertain times. I write to you as we approach a Labor Day that is perhaps unlike any other in our nation’s history. Together, we confront grave threats facing our nation and its...
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