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2019 SEPTEMBER – OCTOBER MM&P MAGAZINE AVAILABLE NOW!

October 18th 2019 ,

Download current issue: September – October 2019

In this issue:

— MM&P President Don Marcus on how the UAW strike brings into sharp focus the challenges facing MM&P and the U.S. labor movement as a whole;

— MAERSK MONTANA rescues mariner from sinking sailboat;

— approval of labor unions hits 50-year high;

— Maritime Labor Alliance unions pledge solidarity with striking auto workers;

— World War II Merchant Marine Congressional Gold Medal legislation passed by House, awaits Senate action;

— Congress investigates Trump labor board for flouting legal precedent to favor business and target unions.

Plus:

— “Surprise” medical bills are a growing problem for patients and insurers. Here are some simple steps that every participant in the MM&P health plans should take now to protect themselves.


The Master, Mate & Pilot is published by the International Organization of Masters, Mates & Pilots (MM&P). The articles in the magazine are copyrighted by MM&P. For reprint permission, contact the MM&P Communications Office: communications@bridgedeck.org.