7061 East Pleasant Valley Road, Independence, Ohio 44131 • (216) 241-2630 / Fax: (216) 241-6516

Membership
Benefits
News and Issues
Departments
Information
Merchandise
Communications
FELA
Events
Links
User Info

NJ Gov. Christie taps into anger at NJ Transit; exchanges tweets with angry riders

(Source: The Record, August 13, 2014)

BERGEN COUNTY, N.J. — It started with angry NJ Transit riders tweeting pictures and complaints to Governor Christie on Friday night. “You have no clue what’s going on in Penn Station right now, do you?” @Drift22 said. “Delays due to one tunnel are far too frequent” said @MilindShah. Christie told stalled riders to “hang in there” and that helped turn a Twitter conversation into a debate that lasted more than six hours and had some still fired up five days later.

Full story: www.northjersey.com

Thursday, August 14, 2014

Like us on Facebook at
Facebook.com/BLETNational

Sign up for BLET News Flash Alerts

© 1997-2016 Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen

 


Decertification Helpline
(216) 694-0240

National Negotiations

Sign up for BLET
News Flash Alerts

DAILY HEADLINES

AAR: Rail traffic up 2 percent from 2015 for week ending December 3
NCCC invokes mediation with BMWED-SMART Mechanical bargaining group
FRA probes why Capitol Corridor train shook violently, injured passengers
What’s next for Wick Moorman and Amtrak?
CSX lays out N.C. terminal plans
Editorial: Train safety should not fall into ‘stagnant’ category
Should NJ Transit be merged with other state transit agencies?
Pittsburghers, Amtrak, NS and PennDOT
The problem of part-time work in America
Trailers to be deployed along N.Y. oil train routes
Judge rules ‘Midnight Rider’ producer can’t collect on insurance due to criminal acts
RRB: Medicare Part B premiums for 2017
Get the latest labor news from the Teamsters

More Headlines