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) 840-8701 October 9, 2018  |  New York, NY More than 100 Amtrak workers, union leaders […]

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ASWC Rally to Stop the #ColdCuts

The Amtrak Service Workers Council (ASWC) will be holding a rally/press event in New York City on October 9th to oppose Amtrak CEO Richard Anderson’s cutting and outsourcing of on-board service workers, and the elimination of freshly prepared food on the dining cars. Passengers will instead be served cold boxed lunches…#ColdCuts. We encourage any-and-all to […]

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Reps. Takano, Boyle meet with Amtrak reservations agents

Congressman Mark Takano (left) and Congressman Brendan Boyle (right) met with TCU/IAM members at Amtrak’s Riverside and Philadelphia call centers. Earlier this summer, Congressman Mark Takano (CA-41) and Congressman Brendan Boyle (PA-13) visited with Amtrak reservations agents at call centers in their respective districts. Their visits came at a crucial time as Amtrak is currently […]

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