CONGRESSMAN LIEU STATEMENT ON CESAR CHAVEZ DAY

March 31, 2015
Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 31, 2015
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Los Angeles – Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D-Los Angeles) released the following statement in honor of Cesar Chavez Day, an official state holiday in California:

“Today, on Cesar Chavez’s birthday, we honor the life and legacy of one of California’s most notable labor leaders.  Cesar Chavez’s achievements brought American farmworkers out of the shadows of society. His accomplishments prove the power of nonviolent activism and serve as an inspiration to us all as we continue to fight for immigrant rights and a living wage for all workers.”

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