Archive for October, 2014

“I often have no choice in the matter,” said Willie Brown, 51, president of Transport Workers Local 234, the union representing SEPTA’s bus drivers, subway operators, and trolley drivers.”I don’t think it’s a matter of if we strike,” he said. “It’s simply a matter of when, unfortunately.”On Sunday, union members moved a step closer to a strike, voting to allow Brown to call workers off the job – any time, and without warning.

via SEPTA union boss ponders effects of a strike.