Public Statements

Limit results to:

Date Range

Keyword Search

Search string must be longer than 3 characters.

Page 1 of 3
results per page:
Date Title Politician
July 21, 2021 Tweet - "When workers are heard... When unions are strong... Our economy is strong." Kamala Harris
June 29, 2021 Tweet - "The Bipartisan Infrastructure Framework will: - Create good union jobs - Strengthen our economy - Help our nation compete" Kamala Harris
June 26, 2021 Tweet - "When we support unions, we lift up the middle class and everyone in America benefits." Kamala Harris
June 21, 2021 Tweet - "Today in Pittsburgh, @SecMartyWalsh and I met with Google contract workers who voted to form a union with the @Steelworkers in the Fall of 2019--the first white-collar tech union in the country." Kamala Harris
June 21, 2021 Tweet - ". @SecMartyWalsh and I just met with organizers from unions representing workers in a variety of sectors. The right of workers to organize and collectively bargain could not be more important. Because when unions are strong, America is strong." Kamala Harris
June 8, 2021 Tweet - "Folks, Wall Street didn't build this country -- the great middle class built this country. And unions built the middle class." Pres. Joe Biden
May 25, 2021 Tweet - "Across the country, we have failed to properly invest in infrastructure for half a century. The American Jobs Plan will get millions of Americans good-paying union jobs repairing our country's crumbling infrastructure. It's a blue-collar blueprint to rebuild America." Pres. Joe Biden
May 15, 2021 Tweet - "One of the best paths to a good job is through a strong union. The American Jobs Plan will create millions of good-paying, union jobs." Kamala Harris
May 14, 2021 Remarks by Vice President Harris and Secretary Marty Walsh Before Inaugural Meeting of the Task Force on Worker Organizing and Empowerment Kamala Harris, ...
May 14, 2021 Tweet - "The American Jobs Plan will: - Rebuild and modernize our nation's infrastructure - Create millions of good-paying, union jobs - Strengthen our economy for working families Simply put: it will build back our country stronger than it was before the pandemic." Kamala Harris
May 13, 2021 Tweet - "Every worker deserves to be treated with dignity and have a voice on the job. Unions ensure that. Today, @SecMartyWalsh and I met with our Task Force on Worker Organizing and Empowerment to discuss how we can create good union jobs, help workers organize, and grow the economy." Kamala Harris
April 26, 2021 Executive Order on Worker Organizing and Empowerment Pres. Joe Biden
April 26, 2021 Tweet - "Every worker deserves the choice to join a union--and our country is better when more workers are union members. As Chair of the White House Task Force on Worker Organizing and Empowerment, I'll lead our efforts with @SecMartyWalsh to help workers organize and build power." Kamala Harris
April 26, 2021 Tweet - "I believe every worker should have a real opportunity to organize and collectively bargain. That's why today, I established a White House Task Force on Worker Organizing and Empowerment -- helping empower workers to make the right choice for themselves and their families." Pres. Joe Biden
April 24, 2021 Tweet - "The truth is I'm a union president, and I make no bones about that. I'm committed to strengthening our unions and rebuilding the backbone of this country -- the middle class. I sat down to talk with Louis about my plans to make it happen." Pres. Joe Biden
April 23, 2021 Tweet - "I toured the IBEW Local 490 Training Center in Concord, NH. They train workers to get good union jobs in the building trades. Through the American Jobs Plan, we're going to help all workers get the skills they need for the good-paying jobs of the future, including union jobs." Kamala Harris
April 19, 2021 Tweet - "Today I stopped by Thomas Built Buses in High Point, North Carolina. The union workers there make electric school buses. These are the kinds of jobs we will create through the American Jobs Plan." Kamala Harris
April 19, 2021 Remarks by Vice President Harris on the American Jobs Plan Kamala Harris
March 23, 2021 Tweet - "We must protect the right to organize for all workers because everyone deserves to be protected, respected, and paid fairly. Throughout his life, @SecMartyWalsh has fought for the working people of Boston and as Secretary of Labor, he'll continue that fight for all Americans." Kamala Harris
March 9, 2021 Statement by President Joe Biden on the House Taking Up the PRO Act Pres. Joe Biden
March 9, 2021 Tweet - "I believe every worker deserves a free and fair choice to join a union -- and the PRO Act will bring us closer to that reality. I urge Congress to send it to my desk so we can summon a new wave of worker power and create an economy that works for everyone." Pres. Joe Biden
March 1, 2021 Tweet - "There is dignity in all work. And when people can join together in unions, free from interference, every worker is more respected and protected. @POTUS and I support union workers and those working to unionize, in Alabama and across America." Kamala Harris
Feb. 28, 2021 Tweet - "Workers in Alabama -- and all across America -- are voting on whether to organize a union in their workplace. It's a vitally important choice -- one that should be made without intimidation or threats by employers. Every worker should have a free and fair choice to join a union." Pres. Joe Biden
Feb. 18, 2021 Tweet - "Yesterday, @POTUS and I met with labor leaders. Unions built the middle class, and we look forward to working alongside them to strengthen our nation's infrastructure, and create good, union-jobs." Kamala Harris
Feb. 4, 2021 Tweet - "Every American deserves the dignity and respect that comes with the right to union organize and collectively bargain. The policy of our government is to encourage union organizing, and employers should ensure their workers have a free and fair choice to join a union." Pres. Joe Biden
Jan. 10, 2021 Tweet - "Our economic team members have track records of not only standing up for workers and unions, but spurring innovation, and creating opportunity for small business owners. And like President-elect @JoeBiden and I, they will fight to honor the dignity of work." Kamala Harris
Jan. 8, 2021 Tweet - "From working with unions as San Francisco's District Attorney, to helping author the Domestic Workers' Bill of Rights in the U.S. Senate, I've always fought for workers. And so will the economic team we announced today." Kamala Harris
Dec. 19, 2020 Tweet - "Together, we're going to tackle the threat of climate change head-on and create millions of good-paying, union jobs." Pres. Joe Biden
Nov. 16, 2020 Tweet - "Earlier today, President-elect @JoeBiden and I met with some of our nation's business and union leaders who represent millions of workers across our country. Together we discussed the impact this pandemic has had on workers and what we can do to build our country back better." Kamala Harris
Oct. 10, 2020 Tweet - "What does building back better mean for you? - Millions of new, good-paying jobs - A $15 federal minimum wage - Stronger benefits and fair workplaces - An economy that works for everyone--not just the wealthy - The choice to join a union That's the future we can build together." Pres. Joe Biden
Oct. 5, 2020 Tweet - "As president, I'll do what I've always done in the past: bring people together. Peaceful protesters, police officers, unions, and civil rights groups -- we'll all sit down at the White House." Pres. Joe Biden
Sept. 7, 2020 Tweet - "Strong unions built the American middle class--everything from a 40-hour work week to paid leave was because of workers who organized and fought. And when @JoeBiden and I are in the White House, advancing worker rights will be a priority." Kamala Harris
Sept. 7, 2020 Tweet - "There's no better day than Labor Day to spend time with union members in Wisconsin. The work labor unions do each and every day matters. It's because of them and the determination of workers across our country that we have overtime pay, worker protections, and more." Kamala Harris
Sept. 7, 2020 Tweet - "As president, I'll make record investments in American industry and create millions of good-paying, union jobs. We're going to make sure the future is made in America -- and built by union workers." Pres. Joe Biden
Sept. 7, 2020 Tweet - "The 40-hour workweek Minimum wage Overtime pay Health care Workplace safety protections They're all because of unions -- and it's time we recognize that." Pres. Joe Biden
Sept. 7, 2020 Tweet - "For years, President Trump and Republicans have waged a war on America's labor unions. It will end on my watch. I'll sign the PRO Act -- making it easier for workers to organize and collectively bargain -- and be the strongest labor president workers have ever had." Pres. Joe Biden
Sept. 7, 2020 Tweet - "Today, we honor the generations of union workers who fought for the rights, power, wages, and benefits that built and sustained the great American middle class. #LaborDay" Pres. Joe Biden
Sept. 5, 2020 Tweet - "This weekend, we must remember that labor built the middle class in our country and lifted up working Americans. We have unions to thank for better wages and safer working conditions. When @JoeBiden and I are in the White House, workers will have us fighting by their side." Kamala Harris
June 24, 2020 Letter to Peter Robb, National Labor Relations Board's General Counsel - Jayapal, Pocan Urge National Labor Relations Board to Take Immediate Action to Protect Workers Punished for Pandemic-Related Organizing Activity Marcia Fudge, ...
April 28, 2020 Letter to Nancy Pelosi, Speaker of the House, and Kevin McCarthy, Minority Leader - Reps. S. Garcia, Lowenthal, and Chu Lead House Democrats in Urging PPP Access for Labor Unions Marcia Fudge, ...
March 4, 2020 Letter to the Hon. Mark Esper, Secretary of the United States Department of Defense - U.S. Senator Tina Smith & Democratic Senate Colleagues Defend Right of Department of Defense Civilian Workers to Engage in Collective Bargaining Kamala Harris, ...
Jan. 9, 2020 Letter to the Hon. Nancy Pelosi, Speaker, the Hon. Steny Hoyer, Majority Leader, and the Hon. James Clyburn, Majority Whip of the House of Representatives - Golden Leads 75 Members of Congress to Call for Floor Vote on PRO Act Deb Haaland, ...
Oct. 22, 2019 Letter to the Hon. Andrew Wheeler, Administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - Menendez, Booker Press EPA on Abrupt End to Contract Negotiations with Employee Union Kamala Harris, ...
Sept. 19, 2019 Rep. Fudge Statement on United Auto Workers Strike Marcia Fudge
Sept. 5, 2019 Letter to the Hon. Nancy Pelosi, Speaker United States House of Representatives, the Hon. Nita Lowey, Chairwoman House Committee on Appropriations, and the Hon. Mike Quigley, Chairman Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government - Raskin Leads 217 Members in Supporting Federal Workers' Collective Bargaining Rights Marcia Fudge, ...
Aug. 1, 2019 Letter to the Hon. Robert Wilkie, Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Durbin, Duckworth Urge VA Secretary To End Anti-Worker, Anti-Union Negotiation Tactics Kamala Harris, ...
July 31, 2019 Letter to the Hon. Robert Wilkie, Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs - U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin Urges VA Secretary to End Anti-Worker, Anti-Union Tactics Kamala Harris, ...
July 23, 2019 Letter to Andrew M. Saul, Commissioner of the Social Security Administration - Van Hollen, Cardin Lead Full Democratic Caucus in Urging Social Security Administrator to Respect Employees and Their Unions Kamala Harris, ...
June 26, 2019 Harris, Colleagues Introduce Legislation to Strengthen Rights of Public Sector Workers to Join Unions, Bargain Collectively Kamala Harris
June 26, 2019 Cortez Masto Cosponsors Legislation to Strengthen Rights of Public Sector Workers to Join Unions, Bargain Collectively Kamala Harris, ...
Date Title Politician
July 21, 2021 Tweet - "When workers are heard... When unions are strong... Our economy is strong." Kamala Harris
June 29, 2021 Tweet - "The Bipartisan Infrastructure Framework will: - Create good union jobs - Strengthen our economy - Help our nation compete" Kamala Harris
June 26, 2021 Tweet - "When we support unions, we lift up the middle class and everyone in America benefits." Kamala Harris
June 21, 2021 Tweet - "Today in Pittsburgh, @SecMartyWalsh and I met with Google contract workers who voted to form a union with the @Steelworkers in the Fall of 2019--the first white-collar tech union in the country." Kamala Harris
June 21, 2021 Tweet - ". @SecMartyWalsh and I just met with organizers from unions representing workers in a variety of sectors. The right of workers to organize and collectively bargain could not be more important. Because when unions are strong, America is strong." Kamala Harris
June 8, 2021 Tweet - "Folks, Wall Street didn't build this country -- the great middle class built this country. And unions built the middle class." Pres.Joe Biden
May 25, 2021 Tweet - "Across the country, we have failed to properly invest in infrastructure for half a century. The American Jobs Plan will get millions of Americans good-paying union jobs repairing our country's crumbling infrastructure. It's a blue-collar blueprint to rebuild America." Pres.Joe Biden
May 15, 2021 Tweet - "One of the best paths to a good job is through a strong union. The American Jobs Plan will create millions of good-paying, union jobs." Kamala Harris
May 14, 2021 Remarks by Vice President Harris and Secretary Marty Walsh Before Inaugural Meeting of the Task Force on Worker Organizing and Empowerment Kamala Harris, ...
May 14, 2021 Tweet - "The American Jobs Plan will: - Rebuild and modernize our nation's infrastructure - Create millions of good-paying, union jobs - Strengthen our economy for working families Simply put: it will build back our country stronger than it was before the pandemic." Kamala Harris
May 13, 2021 Tweet - "Every worker deserves to be treated with dignity and have a voice on the job. Unions ensure that. Today, @SecMartyWalsh and I met with our Task Force on Worker Organizing and Empowerment to discuss how we can create good union jobs, help workers organize, and grow the economy." Kamala Harris
April 26, 2021 Executive Order on Worker Organizing and Empowerment Pres.Joe Biden
April 26, 2021 Tweet - "Every worker deserves the choice to join a union--and our country is better when more workers are union members. As Chair of the White House Task Force on Worker Organizing and Empowerment, I'll lead our efforts with @SecMartyWalsh to help workers organize and build power." Kamala Harris
April 26, 2021 Tweet - "I believe every worker should have a real opportunity to organize and collectively bargain. That's why today, I established a White House Task Force on Worker Organizing and Empowerment -- helping empower workers to make the right choice for themselves and their families." Pres.Joe Biden
April 24, 2021 Tweet - "The truth is I'm a union president, and I make no bones about that. I'm committed to strengthening our unions and rebuilding the backbone of this country -- the middle class. I sat down to talk with Louis about my plans to make it happen." Pres.Joe Biden
April 23, 2021 Tweet - "I toured the IBEW Local 490 Training Center in Concord, NH. They train workers to get good union jobs in the building trades. Through the American Jobs Plan, we're going to help all workers get the skills they need for the good-paying jobs of the future, including union jobs." Kamala Harris
April 19, 2021 Tweet - "Today I stopped by Thomas Built Buses in High Point, North Carolina. The union workers there make electric school buses. These are the kinds of jobs we will create through the American Jobs Plan." Kamala Harris
April 19, 2021 Remarks by Vice President Harris on the American Jobs Plan Kamala Harris
March 23, 2021 Tweet - "We must protect the right to organize for all workers because everyone deserves to be protected, respected, and paid fairly. Throughout his life, @SecMartyWalsh has fought for the working people of Boston and as Secretary of Labor, he'll continue that fight for all Americans." Kamala Harris
March 9, 2021 Statement by President Joe Biden on the House Taking Up the PRO Act Pres.Joe Biden
March 9, 2021 Tweet - "I believe every worker deserves a free and fair choice to join a union -- and the PRO Act will bring us closer to that reality. I urge Congress to send it to my desk so we can summon a new wave of worker power and create an economy that works for everyone." Pres.Joe Biden
March 1, 2021 Tweet - "There is dignity in all work. And when people can join together in unions, free from interference, every worker is more respected and protected. @POTUS and I support union workers and those working to unionize, in Alabama and across America." Kamala Harris
Feb. 28, 2021 Tweet - "Workers in Alabama -- and all across America -- are voting on whether to organize a union in their workplace. It's a vitally important choice -- one that should be made without intimidation or threats by employers. Every worker should have a free and fair choice to join a union." Pres.Joe Biden
Feb. 18, 2021 Tweet - "Yesterday, @POTUS and I met with labor leaders. Unions built the middle class, and we look forward to working alongside them to strengthen our nation's infrastructure, and create good, union-jobs." Kamala Harris
Feb. 4, 2021 Tweet - "Every American deserves the dignity and respect that comes with the right to union organize and collectively bargain. The policy of our government is to encourage union organizing, and employers should ensure their workers have a free and fair choice to join a union." Pres.Joe Biden
Jan. 10, 2021 Tweet - "Our economic team members have track records of not only standing up for workers and unions, but spurring innovation, and creating opportunity for small business owners. And like President-elect @JoeBiden and I, they will fight to honor the dignity of work." Kamala Harris
Jan. 8, 2021 Tweet - "From working with unions as San Francisco's District Attorney, to helping author the Domestic Workers' Bill of Rights in the U.S. Senate, I've always fought for workers. And so will the economic team we announced today." Kamala Harris
Dec. 19, 2020 Tweet - "Together, we're going to tackle the threat of climate change head-on and create millions of good-paying, union jobs." Pres.Joe Biden
Nov. 16, 2020 Tweet - "Earlier today, President-elect @JoeBiden and I met with some of our nation's business and union leaders who represent millions of workers across our country. Together we discussed the impact this pandemic has had on workers and what we can do to build our country back better." Kamala Harris
Oct. 10, 2020 Tweet - "What does building back better mean for you? - Millions of new, good-paying jobs - A $15 federal minimum wage - Stronger benefits and fair workplaces - An economy that works for everyone--not just the wealthy - The choice to join a union That's the future we can build together." Pres.Joe Biden
Oct. 5, 2020 Tweet - "As president, I'll do what I've always done in the past: bring people together. Peaceful protesters, police officers, unions, and civil rights groups -- we'll all sit down at the White House." Pres.Joe Biden
Sept. 7, 2020 Tweet - "Strong unions built the American middle class--everything from a 40-hour work week to paid leave was because of workers who organized and fought. And when @JoeBiden and I are in the White House, advancing worker rights will be a priority." Kamala Harris
Sept. 7, 2020 Tweet - "There's no better day than Labor Day to spend time with union members in Wisconsin. The work labor unions do each and every day matters. It's because of them and the determination of workers across our country that we have overtime pay, worker protections, and more." Kamala Harris
Sept. 7, 2020 Tweet - "As president, I'll make record investments in American industry and create millions of good-paying, union jobs. We're going to make sure the future is made in America -- and built by union workers." Pres.Joe Biden
Sept. 7, 2020 Tweet - "The 40-hour workweek Minimum wage Overtime pay Health care Workplace safety protections They're all because of unions -- and it's time we recognize that." Pres.Joe Biden
Sept. 7, 2020 Tweet - "For years, President Trump and Republicans have waged a war on America's labor unions. It will end on my watch. I'll sign the PRO Act -- making it easier for workers to organize and collectively bargain -- and be the strongest labor president workers have ever had." Pres.Joe Biden
Sept. 7, 2020 Tweet - "Today, we honor the generations of union workers who fought for the rights, power, wages, and benefits that built and sustained the great American middle class. #LaborDay" Pres.Joe Biden
Sept. 5, 2020 Tweet - "This weekend, we must remember that labor built the middle class in our country and lifted up working Americans. We have unions to thank for better wages and safer working conditions. When @JoeBiden and I are in the White House, workers will have us fighting by their side." Kamala Harris
June 24, 2020 Letter to Peter Robb, National Labor Relations Board's General Counsel - Jayapal, Pocan Urge National Labor Relations Board to Take Immediate Action to Protect Workers Punished for Pandemic-Related Organizing Activity Marcia Fudge, ...
April 28, 2020 Letter to Nancy Pelosi, Speaker of the House, and Kevin McCarthy, Minority Leader - Reps. S. Garcia, Lowenthal, and Chu Lead House Democrats in Urging PPP Access for Labor Unions Marcia Fudge, ...
March 4, 2020 Letter to the Hon. Mark Esper, Secretary of the United States Department of Defense - U.S. Senator Tina Smith & Democratic Senate Colleagues Defend Right of Department of Defense Civilian Workers to Engage in Collective Bargaining Kamala Harris, ...
Jan. 9, 2020 Letter to the Hon. Nancy Pelosi, Speaker, the Hon. Steny Hoyer, Majority Leader, and the Hon. James Clyburn, Majority Whip of the House of Representatives - Golden Leads 75 Members of Congress to Call for Floor Vote on PRO Act Deb Haaland, ...
Oct. 22, 2019 Letter to the Hon. Andrew Wheeler, Administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - Menendez, Booker Press EPA on Abrupt End to Contract Negotiations with Employee Union Kamala Harris, ...
Sept. 19, 2019 Rep. Fudge Statement on United Auto Workers Strike Marcia Fudge
Sept. 5, 2019 Letter to the Hon. Nancy Pelosi, Speaker United States House of Representatives, the Hon. Nita Lowey, Chairwoman House Committee on Appropriations, and the Hon. Mike Quigley, Chairman Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government - Raskin Leads 217 Members in Supporting Federal Workers' Collective Bargaining Rights Marcia Fudge, ...
Aug. 1, 2019 Letter to the Hon. Robert Wilkie, Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Durbin, Duckworth Urge VA Secretary To End Anti-Worker, Anti-Union Negotiation Tactics Kamala Harris, ...
July 31, 2019 Letter to the Hon. Robert Wilkie, Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs - U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin Urges VA Secretary to End Anti-Worker, Anti-Union Tactics Kamala Harris, ...
July 23, 2019 Letter to Andrew M. Saul, Commissioner of the Social Security Administration - Van Hollen, Cardin Lead Full Democratic Caucus in Urging Social Security Administrator to Respect Employees and Their Unions Kamala Harris, ...
June 26, 2019 Harris, Colleagues Introduce Legislation to Strengthen Rights of Public Sector Workers to Join Unions, Bargain Collectively Kamala Harris
June 26, 2019 Cortez Masto Cosponsors Legislation to Strengthen Rights of Public Sector Workers to Join Unions, Bargain Collectively Kamala Harris, ...
Page 1 of 3
arrow_upward