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Call Senator Schumer! Ask him to support emergency funding for mass transit NOW!

It's up to us and every New Yorker to ACT NOW!

Please call Senator Schumer and ask him to stand up for city straphangers and transit riders across the country.  Ask the Senator to support emergency funding for transit NOW!
Senator Schumer's DC office is 202-224-6542 and his New York office is 212-486-4430.
Made your call already? Tell your family and friends. Saving mass transit is for everyone.

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Chief-Leader Editorial: MTA Leader’s Cheap Shot

Chasing cheap and misleading headlines is a cheesy way to do business.

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Solidarity on Display as Transit Workers, Advocates Rally

2500 Transit workers and supporters rallied a block from Penn Station on May 4, in an event timed to coincide with other actions taken around the nation to protest the insufficiency of federal funding for mass transit. The Rev. Jesse Jackson spoke as part of the Keep America Moving coalition, an alliance of transit workers, advocates for workers and the poor, and environmentalists, that has been spearheaded by TWU Local 100 President John Samuelsen and ATU International Vice President Larry Hanley.

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Transit Workers Take the Hill

WASHINGTON, DC -- APRIL 27, 2010: Over 3,000 transit workers, primarily from TWU and ATU local unions -- converged on Upper Senate Park today in the shadow of the Capitol to demand better funding for mass transit.

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