January 8, 2013 Who do you want driving your child’s school bus – a highly skilled, trained, and experienced driver who knows our children and community, or someone learning on the job? At the end of the day, that is the only question that truly matters to parents regarding the busing of their children to…
December 6, 2012 Marc Bussanich The taxi drivers of the New York Taxi Workers Alliance won a historic victory in the summer when the Taxi & Limousine Commission ruled for the first time to impose caps on how much taxi owners can charge drivers for leases on medallions and cars.
December 4, 2012 Marc Bussanich On the same day that Mayor Michael Bloomberg met with Congressional leaders on Capitol Hill requesting billions in federal aid to rebuild New York, Congressman John L. Mica conducted a committee oversight hearing on Amtrak’s ongoing structural reorganization.
November 29, 2012 Marc Bussanich Transit Workers Union Local 100 members played a pivotal role in restoring mass transit service within days after Sandy’s wrath. They’re also playing an important role in restoring shattered communities by volunteering their time and donating crucial supplies to people in the Far Rockaways and Coney Island.
November 26, 2012 News from CWA On Friday, 16 former and current employees — including some who were even facing layoffs at the close of business — visited U.S. Senate offices to raise awareness about American Airlines' dirty campaign to delay their right to vote in a union election.
November 21, 2012 ATU Local 1056, Daneek Miller, President/ Business Agent Thank you for this opportunity to comment on the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) Budget proposal for FY'2013 and to share the concerns of ATU Local 1056 regarding the future policies, planning and finances of the MTA. I am I. Daneek Miller, President and Business…
We’ve Got Your Back – TWU Wins Safety Measures For Vulnerable Bus Operators
Taxi Workers React to Taxi Companies’ Attempt to Evade TLC Lease Cap Rules