Flight Attendant Union President Sara Nelson to Testify in the House on Transportation Security

WASHINGTON, D.C. (November 15, 2021) — The U.S. House Committee on Homeland Security's Subcommittee on Transportation and Maritime Security will hold a hearing entitled, “On the Frontlines in Turbulent Times: Workforce Perspectives on the State of Transportation Security” at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, November 16, 2021. AFA President Sara Nelson will testify.


  • Ms. Sara Nelson, International President, Association of Flight Attendants-CWA, AFL-CIO
  • Everett Kelley, Ph.D., National President, American Federation of Government Employees, AFL-CIO
  • Mr. John Samuelsen, International President, Transport Workers Union of America, AFL-CIO
  • Mr. John Casaretti, President, Air Marshal Association


Tuesday, November 16, 2021
2:00 pm EDT



Sara's Written Testimony >

Sara's Oral Testimony


The Association of Flight Attendants-CWA, (AFA) AFL-CIO represents nearly 50,000 Flight Attendants at 17 airlines. AFA is the union that has advanced the Flight Attendant profession for 75 years, beating back discrimination and improving wages, benefits, working conditions, and aviation safety, health and security in the aircraft cabin. AFA also partners with the 700,000-member strong Communications Workers of America (CWA), AFL-CIO. Visit us at www.afacwa.org.


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