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Wheelhouse Weekly, November 30, 2021

Volume 27… Number 48… November 30, 2021 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: Federal Study of US Merchant Marine Academy Finds Series of “Longstanding Systemic Issues” Military Sealift Command Christens Newest Expeditionary Fast Transport Vessel Labor Board Calls for New Election at Amazon Warehouse – Leader of Argentinian Longshore Workers Union Hospitalized After Assassination Attempt At […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly, November 23, 2021

Volume 27… Number 47… November 23, 2021 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: A Thanksgiving Message From the MM&P General Executive Board AFL-CIO President: “The Build Back Better Act Will Benefit Every Single Person in This Country” Southern California Ports Report “Significant Improvement” in Container Outflow Crew Change Rate Slowly Improves Plus: Great Lakes Towing Extends […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly, November 16, 2021

Volume 27… Number 46… November 16, 2021 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: MM&P Officers Crew New ASM/Patriot Tanker MAERSK KANSAS To Join MLL’s US-Flag Fleet at Year-End Navy Launches USNS Fleet Oiler Named for Gay Rights Leader Harvey Milk Watch: “The Power of Us: How We Stop Sexual Harassment” Also: Southern California Ports Implement New […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly, November 9, 2021

Volume 27… Number 45… November 9, 2021 STORIES COVERED “A Tremendous Victory for Working People in America”: Transportation Labor Hails Passage of Bipartisan Infrastructure and Jobs Legislation Plus: AFL-CIO Shows What Infrastructure Act Means for Each State “Maritime Must Be Safe for Women”: ITF Calls for Industry To Work With Seafarers As Assault Case Reverberates […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly, November 2, 2021

Volume 27… Number 44… November 2, 2021 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: In Wake of Sexual Assault Allegations, Chairs of Six Congressional Committees Call for Suspension of Sea Year Download the USCG Poster: “Sexual Assault Aboard a Vessel Is a Crime” Also: White House and California Launch Partnership to Strengthen Supply Chain Infrastructure Congestion and […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly, October 26, 2021

Volume 27… Number 43… October 26, 2021 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: Unions Vow To Fight Any Type of Harassment, Bullying or Discrimination in the Industry Pasha/Sunrise Announces COVID-19 Vaccine Fit-for-Duty Requirement US Needs More Ro-Ro’s and Tankers To Boost Readiness, Transcom Says White House: “All Options on the Table To Reduce Port Congestion” Unions […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly, October 19, 2021

Volume 27… Number 42… October 19, 2021 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: White House Names 31-Year Navy Veteran To Lead the Maritime Administration Gen. Jacqueline Van Ovost Confirmed as New USTRANSCOM Head No More Violence, No More Excuses for Perpetrators: ITF Inspector Assaulted by Captain of Luxemburg-Flagged Ship ITF Women’s Section Leader: “Maritime Must Be […]

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