The ATU mourns the passing of labor leader Richard Trumka

Amalgamated Transit Union (ATU) International President John Costa released the following statement regarding the passing of AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka. “We are devastated to hear the news of the loss of our brother, friend and legendary labor leader Richard Trumka. When our International President Larry Hanley passed away, Rich was one of the first people …

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Police searching for woman who smashed MBTA bus window after being asked to wear a mask

Photo of woman smashing MBTA bus window.

When the operator asked her to put on a mask, this lady smashed the window of an MBTA bus in Chelsea at Bellingham Square on Sunday, July 25, 2021, at approximately 3:57 PM. If you know her whereabouts or identity, please contact MBTA Transit Police Criminal Investigations Unit at 617-222-1050. In an interview with WHDH, …

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Frontline First Press Conference

Thank you to all the members who showed up to join Local 589’s E-Board at today’s Frontline First Press Conference. Watch the speech President Jim Evers gave at the conference. Click here to sign the  petition to call on the Mass. legislature to use the American Rescue Plan funding responsibly and for the benefit of …

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