Amtrak finds PEB recommendations life-threatening

October 1997
Railway Age;Oct97, Vol. 198 Issue 10, p26
Trade Publication
Reports about a Presidential Emergency Board recommendation that Amtrak extend to its workers represented by the Brotherhood Maintenance of Way Employes (BMWE) the same wages and benefits extended to BMWE members working for Class I freight railroads. Reaction by Tom Downs of Amtrak on the Board's recommendations; Financial status of Amtrak; Planned approach of Amtrak in dealing with the decision.


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