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U.S. Chamber, AFL-CIO Reach Immigration Accord

" Business and labor have struggled to find consensus on immigration reform, but two of their biggest representatives have just achieved a breakthrough. The AFL-CIO and U.S. Chamber of Commerce have agreed to three immigration reforms that reflect their new consensus over how to handle future immigrant...

AFL-CIO Recommends Administrative Action on Immigration

"As Republicans continue to abdicate their responsibility to the country by preventing a vote on comprehensive immigration reform (HR 15), families and communities across the country remain under siege. In response to this ongoing tragedy, the Department of Homeland Security can and should take...

AFL-CIO Calls For Refugee Solution to Border Kids Crisis

"The growing number of families and children fleeing violence in Central America and turning themselves in to U.S. Border Patrol agents at the Southern border has become a pressing humanitarian concern at the international, national and local levels. There is clear evidence that violence and the...

AFL-CIO Launches Effort to Protect Undocumented Workers

"The AFL-CIO began a nationwide campaign Tuesday to help thousands of undocumented immigrants sign up for President Obama's programs to protect them from deportation and allow them to work legally in the USA. The massive effort is moving forward despite the fact that two of Obama's three...