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O'Hare cargo workers protest working conditions ahead of Thanksgiving travel surge

November 29, 2022

Swissport Cargo workers will congregate outside of the John C. Kluczynski Federal Building downtown on Tuesday to detail what they call unsafe working conditions at O'Hare International Airport ahead of the busiest day for air travel in the country. By Corli Jay, Crain's Chicago Business

O'Hare cargo workers protest working conditions ahead of Thanksgiving travel surge

US Holiday Air Travel May Be More Turbulent Than Summer’s Frenzy

November 23, 2022

The US travel industry expects this holiday season to be busy enough to make last summer’s turmoil seem orderly. By By Jennah Haque and Marvis Gutierrez, Bloomberg.

US Holiday Air Travel May Be More Turbulent Than Summer’s Frenzy

Higher airfares, fewer flights greet holiday travelers after COVID-19 worries ease

November 23, 2022

The COVID-19 worries that overshadowed the holidays for the last two years are being replaced with the pandemic’s revenge — higher airfares, crowded airports and fewer seats on planes for the Thanksgiving and Christmas breaks. By Kyle Arnold, The Dallas Morning News.

Higher airfares, fewer flights greet holiday travelers after COVID-19 worries ease

How the airline industry went from life support to record earnings in two years

November 23, 2022

Planes are fuller, flights are fewer and complaints about air service are rising, yet the nation’s appetite for air travel shows no signs of slowing, fueling a dramatic turnaround for an industry that two years ago was dependent on government grants and loans for survival. By Lori Aratani, Washington Post.

How the airline industry went from life support to record earnings in two years

Holiday travel: Airlines, travelers hope to avoid high number of cancellations seen last year

November 23, 2022

In less than a month the holiday travel season will pick up, and airlines are anticipating a record number of flyers. But they'll also be trying to avoid the high number of cancellations we saw last spring. By John Lauritsen, CBS Minnesota.

Holiday travel: Airlines, travelers hope to avoid high number of cancellations seen last year

Flying home for the holidays will cost you more this year

November 23, 2022

People still looking to book trips home to visit family or take a vacation during the holidays need to act fast and prepare for sticker shock. By David Koenig, AP.

Flying home for the holidays will cost you more this year

Fed Up With Air Travel, Americans Are Choosing to Drive Instead of Fly

November 23, 2022

Weather delays, higher ticket prices and schedule disruptions are the three main reasons 80 percent of Thanksgiving travelers are driving to their destination this year, according to a Cars.com survey. By Jake Lingeman, Newsweek.

Airlines Brace for Busy Thanksgiving Travel Season. There’s a Twist This Year.

November 23, 2022

Thanksgiving holiday travel season this year, with passenger numbers expected to close in on prepandemic levels. By Callum Keown, Barron's.

Airlines Brace for Busy Thanksgiving Travel Season. There’s a Twist This Year.

Making a Bigger Push for Naturalization in Houston | Opinion

November 23, 2022

As one of the most multicultural cities in the nation, Houston has an extraordinary opportunity to create a better future not just for our communities and economy but for the entire nation. By Sylvester Turner and Elsa Caballero, Mayor of Houston; President of SEIU Texas

Good Jobs for Good Airports Act 2022- HR8105 S4419

November 22, 2022

Stabilizing air travel by establishing a floor for wage and benefit standards for all airport service workers, while ensuring public money serves the public good

Good Jobs for Good Airports Act 2022- HR8105 S4419

Airport Workers Are Joining Together From Coast to Coast

September 29, 2022

In September, over 60 airport workers, janitors, security officers and other Property Services members met in Dallas to participate in the National Airports Member Brigade training.

Airport Workers Are Joining Together From Coast to Coast

The Good Jobs for Good Airports Act of 2022

July 22, 2022

Airport workers joined Senator Ed Markey (MA), Senator Richard Blumenthal (CT), Representative Chuy Garcia (IL-04), and Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton (DC) in Washington D.C. to introduce the Good Jobs for Good Airports Act of 2022.

The Good Jobs for Good Airports Act of 2022

Airport workers sacrificed their safety to ensure ours during the pandemic: It’s time we repay them

June 16, 2022

By Senator Edward Markey (D-MA) and Kyle Bragg, President of 32BJ SEIU

Airport workers sacrificed their safety to ensure ours during the pandemic: It’s time we repay them

Markey, Garcia Introduce Good Jobs for Good Airports

June 16, 2022

Senate majority leader says if airports want access to billions in federal funds, they should make sure airport service workers, including contractors receive a living wage. By Rebecca Kanable, Aviation Pros

Markey, Garcia Introduce Good Jobs for Good Airports