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Metro Committee Supports Supervisor Hilda Solis’ Permanent Jobs and Equity Policy, Creating a Pathway to 22,000 Jobs

Following a rally with California Jobs to Move America in support of Metro Director and Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis’ motion to adopt a Permanent U.S. Employment Plan Policy for Metro bus and [...]

LA County Says “No” to Questioning Immigration Status on 2020 Census

Recently, the Department of Justice (DOJ) proposed to include a citizenship question on the 2020 Census form. Including a question on immigration status may deter undocumented and immigrant populations to complete a census form out [...]

LA County Looks to Improve Opportunities for their Female Workforce

60% of the LA County workforce is comprised of women. As the County continues to promote women’s leadership and equality, the Board of Supervisors passed a motion, authored by Supervisors Hilda L. Solis and Sheila [...]

Statement on Trump Comments about Immigrants’ Countries of Origin

"As the Secretary of Labor for President Obama, I was proud to work for a President who was open, respectful, and gave dignity to all people, including immigrants. I am a proud daughter of immigrants from [...]

County and City Unveil New Family Justice Center

Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis and L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti joined the Los Angeles Police Department, The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, the Violence Intervention Program, and LAC+USC staff today to celebrate the [...]

Supervisor Solis Fights Back After TPS Ends for 200,000 Salvadorans

Salvadorans are the largest proportion of Temporary Protective Status (TPS) beneficiaries in the country, but they are now at risk after yesterday’s decision by the Trump Administration to end their TPS protection. In response, today [...]