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Bikeshare Employee: ‘We Need a Better Deal!’

November 4, 2014
By Marc Bussanich

New York, NY—That’s what Juseg Reynoso told us in a video interview at Union Square recently when we asked him why almost 200 bike share employees are looking to organize with Transport Workers Union Local 100.

International Unions Support Delta Flight Attendants

November 3, 2014
By Stephanie West


Washington, DC -- The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) and International Transport Workers Federation (ITF) affiliated unions  held informational picketing at Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport on October 29th, Delta’s largest hub, to support Delta Air Lines Flight Attendants’ campaign for IAM representation.

TWU Local 100 Gears Up for National Bike Share Organizing Drive

October 31, 2014
By Marc Bussanich

New York, NY—The decision by Alta Bicycle Share to opt out in October of voluntarily recognizing Transport Workers Union Local 100 as the union to represent over 200 Citi Bike employees isn’t stopping the local from launching a national organizing drive to represent Bikeshare workers.

NYPD: Carriage Industry Safe and Well-Regulated

October 31, 2014
By Neal Tepel


New York, NY - Foiled documents from the NYPD on carriage horses for 5 years from 6/1/2014 through 5/31/2014 indicate the horse carriage industry is among the safest forms of transit in New York City.

MTA Struggles to Balance Budget While Upgrading and Expanding

October 30, 2014
By Neal Tepel


The Metropolitan Transportation Authority’s (MTA) short-term financial outlook has been buoyed by the economy, but the goal of closing the unprecedented funding gap in its proposed five-year capital program remains elusive.

D.C. Taxi Drivers Affected by Council Votes

October 30, 2014
By Stephanie West


Washington, DC - Hundreds of D.C. taxi drivers circled Freedom Plaza and packed a D.C. City Council hearing room October 28th to protest a bill to regulate private sedan services that drivers say continues to give the services a huge competitive edge.

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