President Trump’s hateful words and actions against Muslims everywhere and immigrants on our southern border will not stand. Let us recreate an America that is welcoming to people of all colors, cultures, and religious beliefs.
In this rigged economy, the labor movement has been an essential defense for workers fighting for fair wages and working conditions.
To my Muslim neighbors, friends, co-workers and fellow Americans; I will continue to work to reverse this policy, and return our nation to its founding ideals. And I will defend your Constitutional right to worship in your chosen faith during this unprecedented time for America.
I grew up in a union household – my dad was a Teamster and my mom worked for South Washington County Schools – so I’ve witnessed first-hand the stability and security unions provide to the middle class.
Senator Erik Simonson Condemns Decision of Five Supreme Court Justices to Inflict Harm on Working Families
For more than a quarter century, I proudly paid dues to the International Association of Fire Fighters while employed by the Duluth Fire Department. I stand with my brothers and sisters in Labor today, tomorrow, and always.
We are deeply concerned about and oppose the ongoing separation of families at the U.S.-Mexico border and the indefinite detention of children and their parents.