Worker Rights

Eric Dinowitz is a proud union member and a union leader. He knows one of the best paths to the middle class is the stability and protections that come with union-protected employment. With unprecedented attacks by the Trump administration, Eric is more than ever committed to protecting and expanding workers’ rights to organize and more.

  • Combating Right Wing Attacks: Trump Republicans are investing millions in attacking worker rights here in New York State and across the country. Eric will combat these misinformation campaigns and stand up against these extremists.
  • Raising the Minimum Wage: Eric was a strong supporter of the Fight for $15 movement and is committed to fighting for a living wage for all New Yorkers.
  • Expanding Paid Family Leave: Eric knows how difficult it is to choose between caring for a loved one and ensuring a family pay That’s why he’s a strong supporter of expanding paid family leave and the recent move by City Hall to guarantee paid maternity and paternity leave.
  • Supporting the New York Health Act: Eric believes that, regardless of your employment status or income, everyone should have access to quality healthcare -- because healthcare is a right, not a privilege.