ASWC, TCU rallies at Chicago’s Union Station

Reps. Dan Lipinski, Chuy Garcia, and Jan Schakowsky join ASWC rally goers at Chicago’s Union Station. Yesterday, union members and officials rallied in front of Chicago’s Union Station to show their opposition to Amtrak CEO Richard Anderson’s union-busting activities . The three unions leading the rally comprise the Amtrak Service Workers Council (ASWC), and include […]

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TTD: FRA rejects Kansas City Southern’s brake test waiver, Stops cross-border crews

Washington, DC – Larry I. Willis, president of the Transportation Trades Department, AFL-CIO (TTD), issues this statement in response to the Federal Railroad Administration rejecting a request from Kansas City Southern Railway to conduct safety-sensitive brake tests in Mexico: “We learned yesterday that the Federal Railway Administration (FRA) denied a request by Kansas City Southern […]

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