Statements Archives

Transportation Labor Joins the Jobs to Move America Coalition

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Maritime Security Program is Vital to America’s Economy and Defense Readiness

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Time to Close Intercity Bus Driver Loophole in Fair Labor Standards Act

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Mandate Two-Person Crews on Freight Trains

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Congress Must Pass WRDA and Reform Harbor Maintenance Spending

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Time to End Sequestration

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

It’s Time to Improve Bus Driver Safety and Health

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Supporting a Global Solution to Aviation Emissions

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Time to Reform the Airport Contract Screening Program

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Norwegian Air Shuttle Operating Scheme Must Be Rejected

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Senate Must Reverse House CR Cuts to Public Transit, Highways

Thursday, March 7, 2013

Support for UMWA Patriot Campaign

Sunday, February 24, 2013

Options for Avoiding the Highway Trust Fund Cliff

Sunday, February 24, 2013

Sequestration Risks Our Economy and Transportation System

Sunday, February 24, 2013

PRIIA Reauthorization: Long-Term Investment in Amtrak and Middle-Class Jobs

Sunday, February 24, 2013

Protecting U.S. Aviation Jobs in a Global Aviation Industry

Sunday, February 24, 2013

Joining the Fight Against Human Trafficking

Sunday, February 24, 2013

Reforms to Strengthen U.S. Maritime Cargo Preference Laws

Sunday, February 24, 2013

Transportation Buy America Laws Must Be Strengthened

Sunday, March 11, 2012

Implement Common Sense Rules to Combat Fatigue for Flight Crews

Sunday, March 11, 2012

An Epidemic of Aircraft Maintenance Outsourcing

Sunday, March 11, 2012

The Vital Role of Maritime Transportation In Our Economy

Sunday, March 11, 2012

Pass the President’s Transportation Jobs Plan

Wednesday, October 5, 2011

Defending Federal Workers and Protecting the U.S. Postal Service

Wednesday, October 5, 2011

Implementation of Positive Train Control Will Make Railroads Safer

Wednesday, April 20, 2011

Executive Committee Statement of Support for Transportation Security Officers and AFGE

Monday, March 14, 2011

Congress Must Complete A Multi-Year FAA Reauthorization Bill

Thursday, March 3, 2011

Further Delay of Surface Transportation Reauthorization Threatens the Economy

Thursday, March 3, 2011

Amtrak’s Role As the Nation’s High Speed Passenger Railroad

Thursday, March 3, 2011

Mass Transit Systems Need Spending Flexibility to Avoid Damaging Service and Job Cuts

Thursday, March 3, 2011

A Strong Maritime Industry Creates American Jobs and Protects America’s Security

Thursday, March 3, 2011

Improving the Safety of Air Transportation of Lithium Batteries

Thursday, March 3, 2011

Lasers: A Rising Threat to Aviation Safety

Thursday, March 3, 2011

Improving Aviation Security

Thursday, October 28, 2010

Congress Must Complete Long Overdue FAA Reauthorization This Year

Wednesday, September 22, 2010

Protecting Workers as Passenger Rail is Expanded

Wednesday, September 22, 2010

U.S.-China Aviation Trade Relationship

Wednesday, September 22, 2010

Safe School Transportation at Odds with Inconsistent Rules and Inadequate Oversight

Wednesday, September 22, 2010

Transportation Investments Create Jobs

Sunday, February 28, 2010

Strengthening Federal Oversight of Rail Transit Operations

Sunday, February 28, 2010

The U.S. Must Act Now to Combat Maritime Piracy

Sunday, February 28, 2010

Protecting U.S. Aviation Workers in International Aviation Agreements

Sunday, February 28, 2010

In Support of the Locked-Out ILWU Local 30 Members at Rio Tinto

Sunday, February 28, 2010

Reauthorize The Surface Transportation Bill In The 111th Congress

Thursday, October 8, 2009

Complete FAA Reauthorization This Year

Thursday, October 8, 2009

Implementing High Speed Rail Initiative

Thursday, October 8, 2009

Protecting U.S. Aviation Jobs In International Joint Ventures

Thursday, October 8, 2009

Surface Transportation Authorization: A Chance to Rebuild the Nation

Sunday, March 1, 2009

Hazmat Reauthorization: Ensuring the Safe, Secure and Efficient Transportation of Hazardous Materials

Sunday, March 1, 2009

FAA Reauthorization: Modernize the National Airspace System and Protect Aviation Workers

Sunday, March 1, 2009

Expanding Our Transportation System and Infrastructure with U.S. Manufactured Goods

Sunday, March 1, 2009

The Bargaining Rights of Aviation and Rail Workers Under Siege

Tuesday, September 16, 2008

Eliminate Redundant Background Checks for Transportation Workers

Sunday, March 2, 2008

Include All Workers Displaced by Federal Trade Policies in the Trade Adjustment Assistance Program

Sunday, March 2, 2008

Airline Flight Crew Must be Covered Under the Family Medical Leave Act

Sunday, March 2, 2008

Cross-Border Transportation Programs Put the Public at Risk

Sunday, March 2, 2008

Fairness for Amtrak Workers

Sunday, March 2, 2008

Defending Against Airline Mergers that Harm Workers, Passengers and Communities

Sunday, March 2, 2008

Misguided Efforts to Outsource Postal Service Work Must Be Stopped

Thursday, September 20, 2007

Reject Congressional Cuts on Overtime and Pension Earnings of Public Transportation Workers

Thursday, September 20, 2007

Time to Rebuild America’s Transporation System and Infrastructure

Thursday, September 20, 2007

FAA Reauthorization: Opportunity to Enhance Aviation Safety and Protect U.S. Workers

Sunday, March 4, 2007

Long Overdue Rail Safety Reauthorization Must Be Priority for 110th Congress

Sunday, March 4, 2007

No More Exuses – Secure Mass Transit and Rail Now

Sunday, March 4, 2007

Time to Reform Amtrak

Sunday, March 4, 2007

Ensuring Fairness in Commerical Drivers License Standards

Wednesday, September 27, 2006

Improve Aircraft Cabin Air Quality

Wednesday, September 27, 2006

Stop Amtrak’s Outsourcing Plan

Wednesday, September 27, 2006

“65 Percent Solution” Movement Threatens Vital Public School Support Services

Thursday, March 23, 2006

A Shameful Record on Port Security

Thursday, March 23, 2006

Protecting Collective Bargaining Rights of FAA Workers

Thursday, March 23, 2006

Stopping Foreign Control of U.S. Airlines

Thursday, March 23, 2006

Transportation Labor Endorses IAM Day of Action 2007

Thursday, March 23, 2006

Stopping Unsafe, Fringe Intercity Bus Providers

Thursday, September 8, 2005

The FAA Playing Politics with Aviation Safety

Thursday, September 8, 2005

Congress Must Reauthorize Hazardous Materials Transportation Programs

Sunday, February 27, 2005

Federal Railroad Regulators Asleep at the Switch

Sunday, February 27, 2005

Killing Amtrak from Within

Sunday, February 27, 2005

Protecting the Public from Transportation Security Risks

Sunday, February 27, 2005

The NMB’S Federal Tax on Rail Workers

Sunday, February 27, 2005

A Serious Investment in our Transportation System and Its Workers

Sunday, March 7, 2004

A Sound Course for U.S. International Aviation Policy

Sunday, March 7, 2004

Administration Budget Squanders Opportunity to Create Jobs

Sunday, March 7, 2004

Defending the Collective Bargaining Rights of Postal Employees

Sunday, March 7, 2004

Ensure Safe Helicopter Operations in the Gulf of Mexico

Sunday, March 7, 2004

FAA Worker’s Bargaining Rights Under Siege

Sunday, March 7, 2004

No More Delays for Flight Attendant Security Training

Sunday, March 7, 2004

Real Seaport Security Needed

Sunday, March 7, 2004

Support Sensible Pension Reform

Sunday, March 7, 2004

Unjust Delays in Rail Bargaining

Sunday, March 7, 2004