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SEPTA Union May Strike on Election Day

The union representing SEPTA bus, subway and trolley operators will be asked to authorize a strike in the event that a new contract isn’t in […]

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Dear Willie Brown: Don’t Mess Up the Election

Dear Willie Brown: I’ve got a favor to ask. You’ve waited a long time to lead TWU 234 on strike — the 4,700 members of […]

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SEPTA Talks with Unions for City, Suburban Transit Lines Stalled

While SEPTA Regional Rail trains are back to work thanks to an order by President Barack Obama, there is apparently no progress in talks between […]

An employee of Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority raises his fist in the air, Friday, Oct. 28, 2005, while entering a SEPTA bus depot in north Philadelphia. | AP Photo, Joseph Kaczmarek
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Interview: Willie Brown Doesn’t Want a SEPTA Strike — but He’s Ready to Have One Anyway

It’s going to be a scary weekend for commuters in the Philadelphia region: The final contracts between SEPTA and its unions expire at midnight Sunday. […]

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Union Chief: SEPTA Is Provoking Strike

SEPTA’s largest union has been without a contract since midnight last Friday, and negotiations don’t seem to be going so well. The Inquirer‘s Paul Nussbaum […]