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The Texas AFL-CIO today blasted Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick for deploying ‘Great Replacement” rhetoric in his claim on Fox News that Democrats are supporting an “invasion” of the country by immigrants for political purposes.
Texas AFL-CIO Labor Legislative Update - Special Session Edition
Texas AFL-CIO Digital Strategist Mark Maldonado has resigned from the Texas AFL-CIO to pursue a new opportunity, but not before having greatly expanded the state labor federation's online capacity.
Texas AFL-CIO Labor Legislative Update - Special Session Edition

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Weekly Labor Legislative Update on the 87th Texas Legislature

The Texas AFL-CIO is celebrating the decision of workers at a Pilgrim’s Pride facility in Waco to speak up together through United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) Local 540.

Workers at the plant voted overwhelmingly for representation by the union. The vote means the union and the company will negotiate a first contract covering pay, benefits and working conditions.

Weekly Labor Update on the 87th Texas Legislature
Texas AFL-CIO President Rick Levy posted this statement in response to a federal judge’s ruling today on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.

In the latest of a series of labor mobilizations to support voting rights, busloads of union activists from the Gulf Coast Area Labor Federation (ALF) visited the Capitol to demand that their representatives and senators stop voter suppression during the special session of the Texas Legislature.

Texas AFL-CIO President Rick Levy issued this statement in response to reports that House Democrats are seeking to deny a quorum for considering voter suppression and other legislation.