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It's Time to Raise the Wage

Camille Rivera | Posted 02.19.2014 | Impact
Camille Rivera

We at UnitedNY are urging the State Legislature to let high-cost areas around the state lift fast food, airport, car wash and other low-wage workers out of poverty and into the middle class through local wage authorization.

Workers Are Going to Win Justice

Camille Rivera | Posted 03.29.2014 | New York
Camille Rivera

Nationally more than one in three airport workers lives in poverty and relies on public assistance to make ends meet. Outsourcing of baggage porter jobs more than tripled between 2002 and 2012, while wages dropped by 45 percent.

Hologram Woman Coming To Work At New York Airports

Posted 05.22.2012 | Travel

Holograms seem to be all the rage these days. Just ask anyone who saw Tupac come back to perform at Coachella this year. Now, folks in the New York Ci...

Why You'll Likely Be Spending More Time In Airport Security Lines

The Huffington Post | Khadeeja Safdar | Posted 04.09.2012 | Business

Heads up to all last-minute travelers: It might be time to leave yourself a little more breathing room. That's because the Transportation Security...

Sully Sullenberger On His Passions, Regrets, And The American Dream

Posted 01.03.2012 | Fifty

Known simply as "Sully", the captain of what has been dubbed the "Miracle on the Hudson," Chesley B. "Sully" Sullenberger, III became a household name...

TSA Worker Reassigned Over 'Napping' Photo

Huffington Post/AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

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La Guardia Airport To Lose 250 Jobs Due To US Airways Pull Out

nytimes.com | PATRICK McGEEHAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Over the strenuous objections of its pilots, US Airways is proceeding with its plan to eliminate more than 250 jobs at La Guardia Airport, which has l...

New York's Airports Are Country's Worst

New York | Michael Idov | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

It's not your imagination: Flying into or out of New York is the worst it's ever been. In fact, our airports are the worst in the country. According t...