Quantcast
Last updated on April 19, 2014 at 18:42 EDT

Latest Transportation Security Administration Stories

2011-03-09 11:17:00

Local labor activists to show support for AFGE and its TSA members CHICAGO, March 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Federation of Government Employees, the union for Transportation Security Officers (TSO) in Chicago, throughout Illinois and across the country, will show its gratitude for the TSA workforce with a two Solidarity Events March 10 at Chicago's O'Hare and Midway airports. AFGE National President John Gage will be on hand for the events. "In appreciation of their...

2011-03-08 11:40:00

Local labor activists to show support for AFGE and its TSA members OAKLAND, March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Federation of Government Employees, the union for Transportation Security Officers (TSO) in Oakland, throughout California and across the country, will show its gratitude for the TSA workforce with a Solidarity Event and Rally March 9 at the Oakland Airport. AFGE Director of Field Services and Education Bill Fletcher and AFGE General Counsel David Borer will...

2011-03-07 08:36:00

Local labor activists to show support for AFGE and its TSA members MINNEAPOLIS, March 7, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Federation of Government Employees, the union for Transportation Security Officers (TSO) in Minneapolis, throughout Minnesota and across the country, will show its gratitude for the TSA workforce with a Unity Event on March 7 at Minneapolis St. Paul International Airport*. "In appreciation of their hard work and commitment to protecting this nation, AFGE...

2011-03-03 14:09:00

Local labor activists to show support for AFGE and its TSA members BOSTON, March 3, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Federation of Government Employees, the union for Transportation Security Officers (TSO) in Boston, throughout Massachusetts and across the country, will show its gratitude for the TSA workforce with a Unity Event on March 4 at Logan Airport. U.S. Rep. Stephen Lynch will join AFGE, as will New Hampshire AFL-CIO President Mark McKenzie and Professional...

2011-02-25 16:01:00

Local labor activists to show support for AFGE and its TSA members ORLANDO, Fla., Feb. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Federation of Government Employees, the union for Transportation Security Officers (TSO) in Orlando, throughout Florida and across the country, will show its gratitude for the TSA workforce with a Solidarity Event Sunday, Feb. 27, at the Orlando International Airport. AFGE National President John Gage and National Secretary-Treasurer J. David Cox will be...

2011-02-18 12:10:00

OKLAHOMA CITY, Feb. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) today named Kevin Donovan as the Federal Security Director (FSD) for Will Rogers World Airport (OKC) in Oklahoma City. In this capacity he will be responsible for handling day-to-day security operations, which includes both passenger and baggage screening at OKC. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090401/TSALOGO) For more than seven years, Donovan worked in different...

2011-02-15 14:43:00

AFGE encouraged by Senate defeat of Wicker Amendment to strip TSA collective bargaining WASHINGTON, Feb. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Federation of Government Employees today applauded the Senate for recognizing that a fully empowered TSA workforce is essential to the mission of this nation and voting down an amendment to the FAA Authorization bill sponsored by Sen. Roger Wicker (R-Miss.), named the Termination of Collective Bargaining for Transportation Security...

2011-02-15 13:32:00

Local labor activists to show support for AFGE and its TSA members SEATTLE, Feb. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --The American Federation of Government Employees, the union for Transportation Security Officers (TSO) in Seattle and across the country, will show its gratitude for the TSA workforce with a Solidarity Stand Wednesday, Feb. 16 from 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. at Sea-Tac Airport's Summit Room "In appreciation of their hard work and commitment to protecting this nation, AFGE would...

2011-02-09 16:21:00

We have an election today because AFGE would not take "No" for an answer! WASHINGTON, Feb. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Less than one year after the American Federation of Government Employees filed its petition for a union election at the Transportation Security Administration, the Federal Labor Relations Authority today set a date for that election. Voting will take place from March 9-April 19, with the results being tabulated beginning April 20. The election will be done online...

2011-02-04 14:40:00

WASHINGTON, Feb. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Treasury Employees Union (NTEU) today achieved the cornerstone of its plan to improve the work lives of Transportation Security Administration (TSA) employees and, through them, help improve the effectiveness of this key national security agency. That cornerstone is the issuance earlier today of a determination from TSA Administrator John S. Pistole granting TSA employees their long-delayed collective bargaining rights....