SEPTA Strike

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Monday Morning SEPTA Commuters Breathe Easy After Tentative Deal Is Reached With Union

SEPTA riders who feared a strike were breathing a sigh of relief Monday as they headed back to work and school.

11/03/2014

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SEPTA Commuters Keeping Fingers Crossed After Strike Authorization Vote

SEPTA Riders are a little nervous after hearing the news about the potential for a strike.

10/27/2014

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SEPTA’s Largest Union Set To Vote On Whether To Strike Or Not

The Trasnsport Workers Union Local 234 represents SEPTA bus drivers, subway and trolley operators. They’ve been working without a contract since March.

10/25/2014

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SEPTA Looks To Get Labor Deal Done With Regional Rail Unions

SEPTA’s board held a special meeting Monday in hopes of working out a new labor deal sooner with the two regional rail unions that staged a one-day strike back in June.

08/18/2014

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SEPTA Willing To ‘Work With’ Regional Rail Customers Affected By One-Day Strike

The SEPTA strike this month lasted only a day, but leaving Regional Rail riders without a train to board for even that short time still was an inconvenience for many.

06/26/2014

Stigall Show Log 6.18.14

Chris reviews Hillary Clinton’s interview last on FOX News, the capture of the mastermind behind the Benghazi terrorist attack, and a Wall Street Journal op-ed from Dick and Liz Cheney. He talks to foreign policy analyst Ed Turzanski, Joe Kerry from the Glenn Beck Show, and Tom McGrath from Philadelphia Magazine.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–06/18/2014

Stigall Show Log 6.16.13

Chris covers the developing crisis in Iraq, President Obama’s intervention to halt the SEPTA strike, and Jimmy Rollins becoming the Phillies all-time hits leaders. He talks to Ryne Sandberg and Michael Bronstein and Colin Hanna on the Monday Morning Matchup.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–06/16/2014

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SEPTA Regional Rail Riders Breathe Sigh Of Relief As Work Week Begins

SEPTA’s regional rails were back in business for the Monday morning commute, thanks to a presidential executive order that derailed a strike by some 400 locomotive engineers and electricians.

06/16/2014

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Presidential Emergency Board Schedules Hearings In SEPTA Labor Dispute

SEPTA announced Sunday that hearings on the labor dispute will take place next week before an emergency board, established by President Barrack Obama.

06/15/2014

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SEPTA Riders Relieved Rail Strike Is Over

Riders who rely on the regional rails for their commute were breathing a sigh of relief Sunday after federal intervention forced the end of a short-lived SEPTA strike.

06/15/2014

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SEPTA Makes ‘Final Offer’ As Philadelphia Hopes To Avert Mass Transit Strike

Now the question is whether the next step is cementing a deal, dealing with a job action, or continuing in limbo.

04/07/2014

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Septa Still Running, Commuters Still Smiling — For Now

Commuters know they can’t abandon Plan B yet.

04/07/2014

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SEPTA, Union Take Break From Contract Talks

SEPTA and representatives from the Transit Workers Union took a break from negotiations Saturday after meeting for about five hours Friday night.

04/05/2014

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