Top Stories from the Seafarers Log 

(SIU's Monthly Newspaper / October 2017)


President's Column

SIU President Michael Sacco takes a closer look at the many ways America benefits from cargo preference


'Important to be Part of Community'

SIU Members Again Step Up for Paint Tacoma Beautiful


GAO Study Shows Need for Sealift Boost

Report reiterates nation’s reliance on strong U.S. Merchant Marine


The Seafarers International Union, Atlantic, Gulf, Lakes and Inland Waters, AFL-CIO, represents professional United States merchant mariners sailing aboard U.S.-flag vessels in the deep sea, Great Lakes and inland trades.
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