2007 Press Releases

Disability Access Laws Must Be Enforced on Buses

Wednesday, December 12, 2007

NTSB Adds Worker Fatigue Issues to “Most Wanted List”

Friday, November 9, 2007

Hospitalization of Flight Crew Reveals Urgency of Aircraft Air Quality Problem

Tuesday, November 6, 2007

DHS Misses Deadline in 9/11 Commission Recommendations Act

Friday, November 2, 2007

Senate Defies Bush on Amtrak, Passes Funding Plan

Wednesday, October 31, 2007

Rail Safety Bill Delivers Improved Safety for Workers, Public

Thursday, October 18, 2007

Transportation Labor Applauds Progress on Foreign Aircraft Repair Safety

Thursday, September 20, 2007

House FAA Bill Makes Significant Strides to Improve Safety, Working Conditions for Aviation Employees

Thursday, September 20, 2007

Transportation Unions Focus on Priority Issues, Urge Congress to Complete Work on Important Bills

Thursday, September 20, 2007

Bush Requests Billions More for Iraq War, Continues to Ignore the Nation’s Decaying Transportation Infrastructure

Wednesday, August 29, 2007

Congress Finally Ends Bush Administration Neglect of Transportation Security

Friday, July 27, 2007

Congress Must Hold Firm on Rail, Transit and Bus Security

Tuesday, July 17, 2007

Railroad Safety Legislation Long Overdue

Tuesday, May 22, 2007

Transportation Workers Say “Enough is Enough”

Thursday, May 17, 2007

Thousands of Transportation Workers to Rally on National Mall

Thursday, May 17, 2007

Transportation Labor Endorses Rail Safety Bill

Tuesday, May 8, 2007

Outsourced Aircraft Repair Work Not Held to Highest Safety Standards, FAA Oversight is Sorely Lacking

Saturday, April 21, 2007

Transportation Labor Endorses Bill to Raise Security Standards for Outsourced Aircraft Repair Work

Friday, April 20, 2007

TSA Excludes Aviation Labor in Partnership to Improve Employee Screening at Airports

Thursday, April 19, 2007

Long Overdue Security Investments Benefit Workers and the Public

Tuesday, March 27, 2007

Administration Tentative Approval of Virgin America Application Clear Attempt to Silence Major Critic of US-EU Aviation Pact

Wednesday, March 21, 2007

Transportation Labor Leaders: Time to Reform Amtrak

Wednesday, March 21, 2007

Airline Labor Strongly Objects to “Open Skies” Agreement

Tuesday, March 6, 2007

Transportation Labor: Mandatory Security Training A Must

Monday, March 5, 2007

Rail Safety Agenda Outlined by Transportation Labor

Monday, March 5, 2007

Transportation Labor Releases Agenda for FAA Reauthorization Bill

Monday, March 5, 2007

Administration’s Amtrak Funding and Privatization Scheme Must be Rejected

Wednesday, February 28, 2007

Proposed TSA Rules for Rail and Transit Security Fall Short

Wednesday, February 21, 2007

Mandatory Transit Security Training Inches Closer to Reality

Thursday, February 8, 2007

Union Pacific Withdraws Request to Outsource Safety Inspections to Mexico

Monday, January 29, 2007

Railroad Safety in Desperate Need of Reform and Oversight

Tuesday, January 31, 2006