John Samuelsen

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Union, School Bus Company Avoid Looming Strike In Westchester

Less than 48 hours before Transport Workers Union Local 100 members were to walk off the job at Mile Square, the union and the company reached a tentative deal that was supported unanimously by the negotiating committee, the union said on Saturday.


Times Square Subway Station Closed Due To Hurricane Sandy (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images News)

MTA Responds To Union’s Allegations Of Docked Pay For Storm-Stricken Workers

Hundreds of transit workers were not paid for allegedly not showing up to work ahead of Superstorm Sandy, according to a transit workers union, which claimed those employees had no other choice.


The Bergen Street subway station is seen closed during the transit strike - Brooklyn, NY - Dec 20, 2005 - Photo: NICHOLAS ROBERTS/AFP/Getty Images

NYC Transit Strike Started Five Years Ago Today

The relationship between the workers and the MTA is no better now than it was then.