What We’re Doing
Letter to Representatives in Support of the Dream and American Promise Act of 2019
The AFL-CIO urges representatives to support the Dream and American Promise Act of 2019 (H.R. 6), which will provide a well-earned path to citizenship for working people who have made positive contributions to society for decades.
Ending Temporary Protected Status for El Salvador Undermines Our Freedom to Fight for All Working People
Terminating TPS for El Salvador will not only destabilize families, communities, and workplaces, particularly in the construction, hospitality and service industries; it undermines our freedom to fight together for better wages and equality at work for all working people.
U.S. Government Turns Its Back on Migrant Rights—Again
Last weekend, the United States government announced that it would pull out of negotiations on the United Nations Global Compact for Safe, Orderly, and Regular Migration ("Global Compact"). This decision abdicates U.S. leadership on a critical human rights issue and further weakens our position on the global stage.