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Commuters board MTA bus. (Photo by Daniel Barry/Getty Images)

Union Workers Protest Amid Vote On MTA Budget

Metropolitan Transportation Authority workers protested Wednesday while board members voted on the 2014 budget.


A New York City Transit subway station agent provides assistance to a man - New York, NY - Feb 23, 2010 - Photo: Spencer Platt/Getty Images

Nearly 200 MTA Subway Workers Laid Off

It’s an unlucky Friday the 13th for nearly 200 MTA workers who were laid off Friday as the agency tightens its budget belt and forced to hand everything back: badges, uniforms, and jobs.