Immigration Workers Panel Discussion

Immigrants shared their stories about working without the legal rights of citizens and allegations of abuses at the hands of their… read more

Immigrants shared their stories about working without the legal rights of citizens and allegations of abuses at the hands of their employers. Richard Trumka argued there were economic consequences of doing nothing about immigration reform. He also discussed wage theft by employers, including unpaid overtime, unpaid hours, denied breaks or compensation for job injuries, and unsafe working conditions. close

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  • Daniel Quintana Member LABORERS' INTERNATIONAL UNION ->Laborers' Local 55
  • Thomas Saenz Founder and General Counsel Mexican Legal Defense and Educational Fund
  • Hector Sanchez Chair National Hispanic Leadership Agenda
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Immigration Workers Panel Discussion

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Program ID:
320251-2
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 2, 2014
Last Aired:
Jul 7, 2014

Airing Details

  • Jul 02, 2014 | 6:14am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 07, 2014 | 5:13am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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