2022 Workers Defense Legislative & Electoral Briefing

Watch to learn more about our victories in 2021 and what our plans are for 2022 heading in the midterm elections.

From fighting for basic worker protections at an increasingly hostile state legislature, to being a part of the creation of the historic Essential Worker Board in Harris County (the first of its kind in the entire country!), our members have been busy, and we will continue our fight at the intersection of worker rights, economic justice and racial justice.


Defensa Laboral is a statewide member-based organization building power for low-wage, immigrant workers across Texas. Through education, organizing and direct services, we empower workers to win fair, safe jobs and become effective advocates for themselves and their communities.

Fondo de Acción de Defensa Laboral is a statewide organization dedicated to building power for low-wage workers, people of color, and immigrants across Texas to win fair employment conditions and a better quality of life for working families through legislative advocacy, voter education, and voter engagement.