TCU Members Vote!

This election is crucial for TCU/IAM members as we have a chance to elect our friends that will write critical legislation next Congress. On the ballot this November are a number of key issues for TCU/IAM members: Railroad Jobs (Clerks, Carmen, Intermodal, and others) Amtrak Jobs (Clerks, On-board Service, Carmen, and Supervisors), Long-Distance Train Service, […]

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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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FRA to renew Rail Safety Advisory Committee

The Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) has announced that it will be re-establishing the Rail Safety Advisory Committee – commonly known as ‘RSAC.’ The committee’s charter was recently dissolved in order to redesign the charter’s memberships and voting-eligibility. Rail labor unions have been assured that their voting ability and weights will not be reduced. Rather, the […]

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