Congresswoman Frederica Wilson

Representing the 24th District of Florida

Workforce Protections

More on Workforce Protections

Apr 15, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. -- Today Congresswoman Frederica S. Wilson proudly voted for the passage of the Paycheck Fairness Act, which strengthens and closes loopholes in the 1963 Equal Pay Act, including providing effective remedies for workers who are not being paid equal pay for equal work. 

“House Democrats have passed this landmark legislation three times, but due to Republican opposition, it failed in the Senate. I am hopeful that with a new majority and administration that it will soon become law,” said Congresswoman Wilson.

Mar 9, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Wilson issued the following statement on the passage of the Protecting Workers’ Right to Organize Act:

“Tonight, the U.S. House of Representatives once again passed the Protecting Workers’ Right to Organize Act. I am proud to have been an original lead sponsor of this landmark legislation each time it has passed and hopeful that it will soon pass in the Senate.

Mar 26, 2020 Press Release

Miami, FL – Today, Congresswoman Wilson and 11 members of Florida’s congressional delegation sent a letter to Governor Ron DeSantis urging immediate action to address Florida’s inadequate unemployment benefits system and the flaws in its online unemployment insurance application process.