Port Authority orders airlines to raise wages, give paid holiday to airport workers
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Airport workers have won a battle for justice. Port Authority of New York & New Jersey Director Patrick Foye has ordered the CEOs of Delta, JetBlue, American and United airlines to immediately raise wages and make Martin Luther King Jr. Day a paid holiday for the 8,000 contracted workers at John F. Kennedy International and […]

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32 arrested during civil disobedience at LaGuardia Airport as workers call for better treatment
THE COURIER/Photo by Katelyn Di Salvo

BY KATELYN DI SALVO Wendy Arellano, a single mother of two from Corona, holds three jobs to try to make it through the months. She makes $8 an hour working at LaGuardia Airport and has now stood up to make her voice heard. Arellano, together with close to 1,000 other airport employees, local elected officials […]

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