Outdated labor laws have hampered our fundamental right to join together and negotiate for better wages, benefits and working conditions. That's why we need the Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act, which will empower America's workers and strengthen our democracy.
Two pieces of legislation will take an important step toward fixing our unjust immigration system by providing permanent protections to vital members of our communities and our unions. Call your senators and urge them to support the Dream Act (S. 264) and the SECURE Act (S. 306) today.
Workplace violence is a serious problem in America. The Workplace Violence Prevention for Health Care and Social Service Workers Act would establish a federal prevention standard and would provide urgently needed protections for health care and social services workers.
When working people come together, they make things better for everyone. Joining together in unions enables workers to have more rights and more power, and are the best way to secure higher wages, better benefits and safer working conditions.