For the Press

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Press Statements and Press Releases

September 5, 2017
Workers Defense statement on DACA

September 5, 2017
North Texas Immigration Coalition Speaks Out on the Administration’s Announcement on DACA

September 4, 2017
Work Strong Austin Launches Earned Paid Sick Campaign

September 1, 2017
America Ferrera Joins Workers Defense and Voto Latino to release SB 4 Video

August 31, 2017

August 18, 2017
WDP stands with DACA-mented Workers and Texas Families

June 27, 2017
Immigrant Advocates and Legal Experts Analyze SB 4 Hearing in San Antonio

May 29, 2017
Hundreds rally at Texas Capitol to fight back against SB 4, Lawmakers threaten to call ICE on protesters

April 26, 2017
Texas House will determine the fate of Texas families 

March 20, 2017
Anti-“Sanctuary Cities” Bill Passes Out of Committee

March 20, 2017
BREAKING: U.S. Judge confirms Trump administration’s ICE raids were politically motivated

February 16, 2017
Statement in Support of A Day Without An Immigrant

February 15, 2017
Statement on Pudzer nomination withdraw from U.S. Senate

February 15, 2017
Workers Defense, allies file Freedom of Information Act Request on ICE activity

February 10, 2017
Workers Defense statement on ICE Raids

February 7, 2017
Workers Defense statement on SB 4 Senate vote

February 7, 2017
Dallas County votes on “Welcoming Communities” resolution, 4-1

January 25, 2017
WDP Responds to Governor’s Attacks on Travis Co. Sheriff’s ICE Policy

January 20, 2017
WDP Statement on Sheriff Hernandez’s Decision to End ICE Collaboration

October 4, 2016
Workers Defense statement on DOL Wage Theft finds in Austin Restaurant Industry

September 6, 2016
Workers Defense statement on OSHA fines issued on Austin trench accident

August 25, 2016

SEPTEMBER 1: Workers Defense Rally for Worker Protections