U.S. Rep. Rubén Hinojosa (TX-15) announced the Texas Rio Grande Legal Aid Inc. (TRLA) in Weslaco was awarded $59,546 by the U.S. Department of Justice, to fund the Stop Employment Discrimination Project (SED).
The goal of the SED Project is to reduce employment discrimination in Texas against individuals authorized to work in the United States.
“This educational service will help so many people in our State understand the legal rights of those seeking employment and for those who employ them”, said Hinojosa. “Texas Rio Grande Legal Aid Inc. continues in its mission to provide important information to our residents with the help of the grant award from the Department of Justice.”
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