ASWC: Amtrak Workers, Riders, Union Leaders Blast Proposed Plan to Slash Jobs and Service

Workers and leaders from the Amtrak Service Workers Council (ASWC) rallied across from New York’s Penn Station in support of continuing Amtrak’s on-board food service and the 1,700 service staff. Contact: Kevin Gifford, Communications Director, (301) 948-4910; David Arouca, Legislative Representative, (301) … Continue reading

CNN op-ed: Amtrak funding tops list of infrastructure needs

Amtrak’s Empire Builder, a long-distance route that travels from Chicago to Seattle & Portland. As America awaits a long-overdue infrastructure plan from President Trump, one opinion writer highlighted a few of America’s greatest infrastructure needs on CNN. Kate Ascher, a … Continue reading