Statement by Los Angeles Labor Leader Rusty Hicks on Janus v. AFSCME Oral Arguments

02/27/2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Monday, February 26, 2018

Contact: Gabriella Landeros, 323-406-3270, gabriella@thelafed.org

Los Angeles, CA – The following statement was issued by Rusty Hicks, President of the Los Angeles County Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO, following today’s oral arguments of Janus v. AFSCME and National Day of Action in Los Angeles:

“While anti-worker extremists are seeking to divide working people and the ability to have a voice on the job in the Janus v. AFSCME Supreme Court case, we will continue doing what we have always done: organizing to build power for all working people. No court case, no legislation, and no propaganda campaign can stop us from standing together.”

You can read a full transcript of the arguments here:
https://www.supremecourt.gov/oral_arguments/argument_transcript/2017

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