Since the signing of the new six-year contract, I have repeatedly told my members that we have to make good on our pledge to increase container moves to over 30 an hour — and maybe even more in some ports. In a few weeks, I will be gathering my executive council for meetings in Tampa, Florida, and I will hammer this point to them again. We must deliver on this contract. And we will!
Harold Daggett, international president of the International Longshoremen’s Union
The TSA found 4,239 firearms in carry-on bags at checkpoints across the country in 2018. That’s an average of 11.6 firearms per day.