Battle Lines Drawn As Austin Considers Paid Sick Leave Mandate

February 12, 2018
The Patch

"It is disappointing, despicable, and desperate that opponents of paid sick days would use immigrant families as a pawn to stop this policy," their statement reads. "As grassroots leaders that have been on the front lines in the fight against Texas' anti-immigrant SB 4, we find it disgusting that big industry associations, with a track record of exploiting undocumented labor, would falsely cite concern for undocumented workers as a talking point against a policy that is good for Austin working families."