Labor & Immigration Committee

The Labor & Immigration Committee furthers the WSLC’s work with affiliated unions to ensure that Washington’s labor movement has a comprehensive program for its immigrant members, including a plan for rapid response to raids and detentions, know-your-rights trainings, assistance with naturalization, visa processing, adjustment of immigration status, and best practices for bargaining to protect immigrant workers.

COMMITTEE CHAIR:
Marcos Martinez, Casa Latina

MEMBERS:

 Mike Andrew, UAW 1981
 Cariño Barragan, UFCW 21
 Jose Belica, Cement Masons & Plasterers 528
 Milena Calderari-Waldron, WFSE 1671
 Casper Carillo, LIUNA 242
 David Clifton, IUPAT 364
 Mia Contreras, UFCW 21
 Yvette De La Cruz, Seattle Education Association
 Swan Eaton, Pasco Education Association
 Marj Hogan, WEA – Evergreen EA
 Eunice How, UNITE HERE 8
 Amy Leong, APALA Seattle
 Graciela Nuñez, Teamsters JC 28
 Connie Rodriguez, LIUNA 1239
 Miguel Saldana V, Pasco Education Association
 N. Carolina Taylor, Iron Workers 86
 Mike Warren, PSARA

Staff: Ingrid Chapman, WSLC