transport and storage

1,000 food workers at San Francisco airport are on strike |  CNN Business

1,000 food workers at San Francisco airport are on strike | CNN Business

CNN Business — Workers who provide food and drink to travelers at San Francisco International Airport are on strike, seeking what they say is their first raise in four years. The 1,000 strikers are members of Unite Here Local 2, a Bay Area union with 15,000 members. Airport workers work under a joint multi-employer labor …

1,000 food workers at San Francisco airport are on strike | CNN Business Read More »

Biden administration chooses former Chicago, DC transportation chief to lead electric vehicle charging program |  CNN Business

Biden administration chooses former Chicago, DC transportation chief to lead electric vehicle charging program | CNN Business

washington d.c. CNN Business — Gabe Klein, who headed the transportation departments in Washington, DC and Chicago, will lead the Biden administration’s $7.5 billion program to expand the nation’s electric vehicle charging network. Klein will serve as executive director of the Joint Office of Energy and Transportation, which was created by the bipartisan infrastructure bill, …

Biden administration chooses former Chicago, DC transportation chief to lead electric vehicle charging program | CNN Business Read More »

Talks to avert crippling US rail strike continue overnight |  CNN Business

Talks to avert crippling US rail strike continue overnight | CNN Business

New York CNN Business — Talks aimed at averting a freight rail strike that could cripple U.S. supply chains continued overnight Thursday. If the strike continues early Friday, it could push up the prices of goods, from gasoline to food to cars. Two rail unions, representing more than 50,000 engineers and conductors who make up …

Talks to avert crippling US rail strike continue overnight | CNN Business Read More »

Unions and Railroad Officials Head to DC as White House Urgently Discusses Contingency Plans Amid Threat of Rail Shutdown |  CNN Politics

Unions and Railroad Officials Head to DC as White House Urgently Discusses Contingency Plans Amid Threat of Rail Shutdown | CNN Politics

CNN — With the two sides still unable to reach an agreement and a rail freight strike looming, union officials and railroad representatives are traveling to Washington, D.C. on Wednesday where they will meet with Labor Secretary Marty Walsh, according to officials from each union and a spokesperson for the Department of Labor. While the …

Unions and Railroad Officials Head to DC as White House Urgently Discusses Contingency Plans Amid Threat of Rail Shutdown | CNN Politics Read More »