UNITE HERE Applauds Preliminary Injunction on Termination of TPS for 300,000 Holders, Including Union Member Plaintiff

San Francisco, CA – UNITE HERE celebrates yesterday’s federal court ruling blocking termination of TPS for El Salvador, Haiti, Sudan, and Nicaragua, in which UNITE HERE Orlando member and Haitian TPS holder Wilna Destin is a plaintiff along with her child. The ruling created a temporary injunction on the TPS terminations for those countries, whose…

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UNITE HERE Member, Members of Other Labor and Immigrant Advocacy Organizations Sue Trump Administration to Overturn TPS Terminations

San Francisco, CA – This morning at federal court in San Francisco, a UNITE HERE member from Haiti with Temporary Protective Status (TPS) and eight other TPS holders filed a lawsuit to overturn the Trump administration’s Temporary Protective Status terminations. The UNITE HERE member, Wilna Destin of Orlando, Florida is a Haitian TPS recipient and…

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Rewire: Lawsuit Hits Back Against Trump’s Elimination of Immigration Protections: ‘This Is Ethnic Cleansing’

A federal lawsuit was filed today in U.S. District Court challenging the Trump administration’s unlawful termination of Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for an estimated 200,000 people from four countries. Immigrant advocates are suing the Trump administration on behalf of TPS recipients from Haiti, El Salvador, Sudan, and Nicaragua. Prior to the Trump administration terminating TPS…

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Labor Unions, TPS Workers to Deliver 40,000 TPS Extension Petitions to Democratic and Republican Congressional Leadership

Brief Press Conference, Petition Delivery Part of Campaign to Demand Immediate, Long-Term Action to #SaveTPS What: TPS Press Conference and TPS Extension Petition Delivery to Congressional Leaders: Nancy Pelosi, Chuck Schumer, Mitch McConnell, Paul Ryan, and Marco Rubio When: Tuesday, December 5th at 12:30pm Where: SD 562, Dirksen Senate Office Building, United States Capitol Complex…

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