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NCL's Trumpeter Awards Dinner on October 8cm-trump_logo.png

Mark your calendar for the 2014 Trumpeter Awards Dinner and Reception on Wednesday, October 8 at the Grand Hyatt Washington. This year, NCL will honor Richard L. Trumka, President of the AFL-CIO since 2009, with the prestigious 2014 Trumpeter Award. 

Learn more about NCL's Trumpeter Awards or purchase a single ticket online.

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#DataInsecurity project

Our #DataInsecurity project has been gathering steam all summer. The third stop on the tour was in Chicago where NCL was joined by the attorney general of Illinois, Lisa Madigan and Al Pascual of Javelin Strategy and Research (pictured) to talk about improving businesses' data security standards. Check out this great article by Sandra Guy from the Chicago Sun-Times.

The Airfare Transparency Act

Horrible consumer legislation is on the verge of being pushed through on the suspension calendar. This act would not increase transparency, but rather would allow airlines to mislead consumers about the true price of tickets. Executive Director Sally Greenberg said it best in the Washington Post, “This bill is a disaster. It’s being railroaded through Congress, consumers be damned. ”

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