AFA Statement on Nomination of Linda Puchala to NMB

Statement of Sara Nelson, President of the Association of Flight Attendants On NMB Nomination of Linda Puchala

"The broad support across labor and management for Linda's reappointment is a testament to her ability to bring different parties to agreement. AFA members are proud that a former International President of our union has been recognized for her steadfast efforts to promote collective bargaining at airlines and railroads under the Railway Labor Act. We congratulate Linda Puchala on her nomination as a Member of the National Mediation Board."


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