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2011-05-17 11:45:00

Clark and NFLPA back AFGE in union election at TSA PITTSBURGH, May 17, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pittsburgh Steeler and National Football League Players Association player representative Ryan Clark on Wednesday will tell Transportation Security Officers in Pittsburgh to vote for the American Federation of Government Employees in an upcoming union election at TSA. Only AFGE has been endorsed by the NFLPA in its effort to make TSA a fair, balanced and safe workplace, and to bring a...

2011-03-29 15:10:00

TSA union renews call for adequate staffing at agency WASHINGTON, March 29, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Federation of Government Employees today renewed its call for adequate staffing throughout TSA after the union received a high number of complaints from Transportation Security Officers across the country with concerns of gender biases surrounding scheduling and shift-bidding. "There are overtones of gender discrimination throughout the nation's airports, and AFGE has heard...

2011-03-22 15:28:00

Never a better time to implement observation program, says AFGE WASHINGTON, March 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Federation of Government Employees, the union for Transportation Security Officers nationwide, today called on TSA to immediately begin a nationwide radiation monitoring program and provide TSOs with dosimeters to measure radiation output at the checkpoints. "AFGE has long advocated for a comprehensive radiation safety program that includes monitoring employees...

2011-02-04 14:21:00

New Determination allows Transportation Security Officers to vote on whether they want representation for limited collective bargaining on non-security employment issues WASHINGTON, Feb. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- U.S.

2011-02-02 08:25:00

The US Transportation Security Administration (TSA) on Tuesday unveiled its new pilot program aimed at calming the uproar over full-body scanners used to screen travelers at airports around the country.

2010-12-11 00:00:37

A new online gift shop, TSAGiftShop.com, offers mugs, training posters, a line of ‘TSA Replacement Clothing,’ ‘TSA 2011 Wall Calendar’ and other bootleg products spoofing ‘Male Junk,’ TSA alleged abuses, and (alleged) ‘Secret TSA Detention Centers.’ Athens, OH (PRWEB) December 10, 2010 A new, on-line gift shop offers unauthorized 'TSA products' which poke fun at the U.S.

2010-09-22 12:52:00

Local labor activists to show support for AFGE and its TSA members PHILADELPHIA, Sept.

2010-07-22 13:58:00

RALEIGH, N.C., July 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- John S. Pistole, the new Administrator for the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) today visited Raleigh-Durham International Airport, as he continues a series of visits to airports and transportation facilities.

2010-07-22 12:49:00

DALLAS, July 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Federation of Government Employees, the union for Transportation Security Officers (TSO) in Dallas and across the country, will show its gratitude for the TSA workforce with an event Friday, July 23 at Dallas/Fort Worth Airport. "In gratitude of their hard work and commitment to protecting this nation, AFGE would publicly like to say 'thank you' to every TSO, and in particular, those in Dallas," AFGE 10th District National Vice President...

2010-07-16 12:01:00

Pistole Also Begins Site Visits, Asks Traveling Public and Stakeholders to Provide Feedback BOSTON, July 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Administrator for the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) John S. Pistole today visited Boston Logan International Airport.

Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).