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.
Health care decisions, including which drugs to take or whether to be involved in research studies, should be made between a patient and their health care providers – not at the direction of police.