Bernie Sanders’s Feud with Delta Over Employee Wages Gets Testy - 05-23


Delta CEO Ed Bastian took the rare step of rebuking a sitting U.S. Senator after Bernie Sanders signed a letter accusing the legacy carrier of giving executives multimillion-dollar paydays while rank-and-file employees earn as little as $9 an hour and are sometimes forced to “live paycheck to paycheck.” Bastian referred to the accusations as “misperceptions” in his fiery response.