Latest News

Save Aviation Jobs, Extend PSP

PSP Is The #WorkersFirst Plan for Today and Tomorrow

February 13, 2021

Dear Flying Partners:

We won’t bury the lead —everything is on track in the legislative process to again secure all of the protections of the Payroll Support Program (PSP) April 1, 2021-September 30, 2021. There’s no doubt we are all feeling the emotional toil of the chaos and uncertainty from July-December 2020, but we are now in an organized, step-by-step legislative process for the American Rescue Plan that has a deadline of March 14th, due to expiring unemployment benefits. President Biden has made this legislation the top priority of his administration. A detail of the legislative process is included immediately following this letter.

Read more »

Our Fight is Not Over

Our Fight is Not Over

October 6, 2020 — As Secretary Mnuchin and Speaker Pelosi moved close to a deal this week that would provide relief to working people across the country, President Trump issued one tweet to blow up the COVID deal and leave millions of essential workers in free-fall. The strong support of the Payroll Support Program (PSP) extension gives us every reason to hope that Congress will take action to #ExtendPSP. Continue to call, tweet and act.

Read more »

Furlough Day 6: Flight Attendants Call for Urgent Relief

October 6, 2020 — We are encouraged by continuing talks between Speaker Pelosi and Secretary Mnuchin on an overall COVID relief bill. Additionally, the Speaker's commitment to aviation workers is strong.

Read more »

We Are Out of Time: Save Aviation Jobs, Pass PSP Extension

We Are Out of Time: Save Aviation Jobs, Pass PSP Extension

October 1, 2020 — We call on Congress to immediately pass an extension of the Aviation Payroll Support Program (PSP).

Read more »

Today Never Should Have Been

Today Never Should Have Been

October 1, 2020 

Dear Flight Attendants:

Today never should have happened. You have served our country faithfully during this pandemic and carefully done your job.

Read more »

Take Action ALL DAY to #ExtendPSP

Take Action ALL DAY to #ExtendPSP

September 30, 2020 at 9:20am ET

We have until MIDNIGHT tonight before the Payroll Support Program (PSP) expires. We pushed Congress to talks over a full relief bill, including our PSP Extension. Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin are set to continue talks on an overall relief deal this morning.

Read more »

0 Days to #ExtendPSP and Save Our Jobs

0 Days to #ExtendPSP and Save Our Jobs

September 30, 2020 — Congress has until MIDNIGHT tonight to save our jobs! Inaction is not an option and there is growing support for a full relief bill. Everyone “supports us.” True support for the American worker comes in the form of a relief bill. We need every Flight Attendant, regardless of status, to commit to Take Action ALL DAY today.

Read more »
← Previous  1  2    5  6  7  8  9  10  11  12  13    94  95  Next →

News Desk

Media Releases

See All »

Latest Tweets

Video

Union Plus Benefits

union-plus.jpgUnion Plus Benefits for AFA-CWA Members!
AFA-CWA members are automatically eligible for the following Union Plus benefits and discounts.


More benefits »