UNITE HERE Condemns Supreme Court Ruling on DAPA and Expanded DACA, Vows to Continue Fighting for Immigrant Justice

LOS ANGELES, CA—The Supreme Court of the United States ruled 4-4 on Monday in a split decision that upholds a lower court’s ruling against President Barack Obama’s proposed immigration policies, DAPA and expanded DACA, which sought to provide deportation relief to millions of immigrants across the country. UNITE HERE, a union that represents over 270,000…

UNITE HERE Calls for Firing of ICE Director after Chicago-Area Meatpacking Raid

New Video Details Impact of Bungled Enforcement Priorities on Immigrant Workers Contact: Joe Shansky, [email protected], 312-623-5382 [Chicago, IL] One year ago, President Obama reiterated his immigration enforcement priorities and announced an Executive Order that would have provided deportation relief for nearly five million undocumented workers in the U.S.  By contrast, workers at Ruprecht Company, a…

UNITE HERE Joins Immigration Groups in Citizenship Day Celebration, Organizing Events and Workshops in Six Cities Nationwide

New Video Spotlights Union’s Role in Assisting Immigrants on Path to Citizenship [New York, NY]—UNITE HERE, one of the fastest-growing labor unions in North America, proudly announces its participation in this year’s national Citizenship Day, observed annually on Sept. 17. This year, the Union joins hundreds of immigration groups nationwide in the federal observance, also…