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08 Nov LABOR LEADERS, WORKERS URGE REJECTION OF TRUMP TAX BREAKS FOR WEALTHY

MEDIA ADVISORY FOR THURSDAY, NOV. 9 Contact: Kathia Canlas 714.385.1534 Cell 714.883.5744 kathia@oclabor.org   LABOR LEADERS, WORKERS URGE REJECTION OF TRUMP TAX BREAKS FOR WEALTHY   ORANGE, CA - The Orange County Labor Federation (OCLF) will host a press conference in response to the Trump-GOP Tax plan that provides the wealthy with massive tax breaks at the expense of the middle class and working people. The Trump-GOP tax bill is a job killer that gives billions of dollars in tax breaks to companies that profit and outsource jobs. American Federation of Teachers international president Randi Weingarten will join California Labor Federation leader Art Pulaski and workers from Orange County to urge Orange County members of Congress to reject this ill-conceived proposal.   The OCLF, alongside 90+ labor unions, faith and community allies stand with working families and will fight every attempt by the Trump administration to cut services and programs that working families rely on, such as healthcare, social security, Pell Grants and financial aid to help students afford college by taking money out of the pockets of working families by slashing taxes for millionaires and billionaires.   WHAT: Press conference to stop Trump tax cuts for wealthy WHEN: Thursday, November 9, 2017 at 11:00 AM WHERE: OC Labor Federation, 309 N. Rampart St. Suite A, Orange, CA 92868 WHY: To respond to Trump -GOP Tax Bill and to put a spotlight on the giveaways to the wealthiest in the country.   # # #   If you would like more information about this topic, please contact Kathia Canlas at 714.385.1534 or email at kathia@oclabor.org. About the OCLF – The Orange County Labor Federation represents more than ninety local unions from every sector of the labor movement with a membership of more than 200,000 working men and women. The Orange County Labor Federation strives to better the lives of all workers. Chartered in 1929 by the AFL-CIO, the Federation is the official regional body that brings together unions from different sectors to fight for decent wages, safe working conditions, strong communities and upward mobility for our communities....

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10 Nov OCLF joins Santa Ana Councilman Vince Sarmiento in reaching out to immigrant community after Donald Trump Election ignites fears

ORANGE, CA – Amid the disappointing election of Donald Trump to the Presidency, the Orange County Labor Federation (OCLF) will host a press conference to launch several Naturalization Fairs. The OCLF is committed to assisting, informing and protecting undocumented working families from deportation by helping eligible legal residents become U.S. Citizens. The OCLF is organizing a series of Naturalization Fairs scheduled for November 19th, December 3rd and December 10th. The OCLF would also like to reaffirm its unwavering commitment to working families and immigrant communities amid President-elect Trump’s anti-immigrant rhetoric. The OCLF and its allies will continue to help immigrant communities and ensuring that families are kept together. At today’s press conference, you will hear from Labor leaders, elected officials, clergy, civil rights activists, and undocumented youth will share their concern and commitment to keeping families together despite President-elect Trump’s anti-immigrant administration and campaign promises of mass deportations. WHAT: Press conference to launch the largest Naturalization Fairs in Orange County WHEN: Thursday, November 10, 2016 at 3 PM WHERE: Old Orange County Courthouse, 211 W. Santa Ana Blvd. Santa Ana, CA 92701 WHY: To launch and publicize the new Naturalization Fairs amidst the election of Donald Trump PHOTOS  ...

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