14
OCT
2016

Local 777 Officers Sworn In

Members of AFGE Local 777, which represents Transportation Security Officer’s at airport’s like O’Hare and Midway, recently elected new local officers.  The officers were sworn in by NVP Dorothy James and are looking forward to organizing to help keep our airports sa
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26
JUL
2016

TSO’s Rally at O’Hare

Transportation Security Officers at O’Hare airport in Chicago are fighting not only for their jobs, but to improve the safety and convenience of air travelers. Yet some Chicago Aldermen want to privatize airport security at O’Hare, which would lead to longer lines, decreas
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15
DEC
2015

TSO’s Rally for Justice in Detroit

Transportation Security Officers nationwide are fighting for a new contract.  Several TSO’s from AFGE Local 778 as well as Congresswoman Debbie Dingell and Michigan AFL-CIO President Ron Beiber rallied at Detroit’s Metropolitan Wayne County Airport on December 12, 2015 to
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11
SEP
2015

TSO’s Deserve Equal Treatment

TSA’s Transportation Security Officers (TSOs) are responsible for screening passengers and bags at our nation’s airports. They perform their duties with professionalism and dedication, but, compared to nearly every other federal employee, TSOs are compensated on a lesser pay scale and
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07
APR
2015
Vaughn Glenn, President of AFGE Local 778 speaks at the rally for airport safety.

Rally for Safe Airports

We were all shocked to hear about the machette attacks on TSA airport security workers in New Orleans.  While we prayed for the safety of those TSA employees, this event highlights the need for safer work conditions for TSO’s. Which is why AFGE activists joined with the TSO̵
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