Union to Southwest: $1,000 worker bonuses don’t make up for years of stagnant pay
Updated On: Jan 08, 2018
By Melanie Schmitz, Associate Editor at ThinkProgress
Southwest Airlines this week announced that it would be awarding its employees with a $1,000 bonus following the passage of the GOP tax bill, which the company’s board of directors said would “result in meaningful corporate income tax reform.”
Union leaders say it hardly makes up for years of unfair treatment.