Pedro Espada, Jr.'s posts related to Labor

Senate Passes Domestic Workers Bill of Rights - Now On To Farmworkers!

Espada Says Legislation Protecting Domestic Workers Was Long Overdue; After Senate Passes Bill, He Uses Opportunity to Renew Call for Long Overdue Legislative Protections for Another Work Force – Farm Workers

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Farm Workers Rights Rally Today

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Espada Introduces New Bill That Would Provide Basic Protections to State’s Farm Workers as Kerry Kennedy Set to Lead Rally Today in Albany

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Espada and Kennedy: Prioritizing Farm Workers

"Kerry Kennedy's leadership and tireless work on behalf of farm workers deserves all our thanks and praise. I value her kind words, and am deeply grateful for her dedication to the cause of farm workers who seriously need all the support we can give."

-- Senate Majority Leader Pedro Espada, Jr.

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Senator Espada Speaks Out for Farm Workers

Espada Introduces New Bill That Would Provide Basic Protections to State’s Farm Workers as Kerry Kennedy Set to Lead Rally Today in Albany

Speaking Up for Farm Workers

This powerful video highlights the often tragic plight of farm workers in New York State.

Please take a few minutes to hear their story in their own words, and join us in supporting the legislation that can help change their lives for the better - S.8223 Espada /A.11569 Nolan.

Our opponents lost us the bill mentioned in this video - let's not let that happen again. Do you want to help farm workers? Sign this online petition today to pass S.8223 in the Senate!