Maine Lobstermen’s Union Launched


[Maine’s] newest labor union was celebrated Monday [August 3] during the Southern Maine Labor Council’s annual Labor Day breakfast at the Irish Heritage Center.

Rock Alley of Jonesport, president of the new Maine Lobstermen’s Union, said he was overwhelmed by the support lobster fishermen across the state have received as they pushed forward their grassroots effort to organize.

Read more: Portland Press Herald