“They have to be aware that the people who work for them are not just statistics, but we are people. The union has allowed us to show that and use our voices.”

~ Michael Greene, 32BJ Member, New York

32BJ SEIU Praises PA Attorney General Shapiro for joining AG Lawsuit on DACA

Posted 9/6/17 | Filed in

Today, New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced that Pennsylvania will join 14 other states and Washington D.C. in a lawsuit against the Trump administration over their decision to end DACA.

The statement below is attributable to Gabe Morgan, a Vice President at 32BJ SEIU:

“As a union representing thousands of immigrant workers, we are very gratified to see our Attorney General defending Dreamers from the vile and cowardly attacks from the Trump Administration. We commend Attorney General Shapiro for standing up for Dreamers who contribute to our economy, serve in our military and make our state better for everyone.

Now is the time for Congress to show similar courage and pass legislation to protect Dreamers that is clean and uncompromised.”

 

32BJ SEIU Felicita a Procurador del Estado Shapiro por adherirse al juicio de otros procuradores estatales por rescindirse DACA

El Procurador General del Estado de NuevaYork Eric Schneiderman anunció que Pensilvania se uniría a 14 otros estados y Washington D.C. para entablar litigio contra el gobierno de Trump respecto a su decisión de poner fin a DACA.

La declaración siguiente es atribuible a Gabe Morgan, un Vicepresidente de la 32BJ SEIU:

“Como una unión que representa a miles de trabajadores inmigrantes, estamos muy satisfechos de ver que el Procurador General salga en defensa de los Dreamers respecto a los infames y cobardes ataques del Gobierno de Trump. Felicitamos al Procurador General Shapiro por salir en defensa de los Dreamers, quienes contribuyen a nuestra economía y engrandecen nuestro estado para todos por igual.

“Es hora de que el Congreso muestre el mismo valor y apruebe una ley que proteja a los Dreamers, que sea clara y sin compromisos.”

 

As the largest property service workers union in the country, 32BJ represent 163,000 members in 11 states. 32BJ members hail from 64 different countries and speak 28 different languages.

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Julie Blust 215-713-6777 jblust@seiu32bj.org