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LA County Moves Forward in Providing Legal Representation to Immigrants Facing Deportation

En Español Current federal immigration enforcement policies are broader than they were under the previous Administration, and they have instilled wide-spread fear of deportation in our immigrant communities. In an effort to provide some assistance [...]

Supervisor Solis Ensures Better Counting of Homeless Population, Funding of Public Safety Homeless Teams, in Measure H Planning Efforts

Following the Board of Supervisors approving Measure H funding allocation strategy recommendations, the Board passed a motion, co-authored by Supervisors Hilda L. Solis and Kathryn Barger, that identifies key ways our unaccounted homeless population can [...]

Supervisor Solis Leads Effort to Create New Family Justice Center in East LA

Today, the Board of Supervisors approved two motions, co-authored by Supervisors Hilda L. Solis and Sheila Kuehl, which will designate space on the LAC+USC Medical Center campus for the East LA Women’s Center and LAPD, [...]

Supervisor Solis Statement On U.S. Withdrawing from Paris Climate Agreement

Supervisor Hilda L. Solis released the following statement in response to President Trump withdrawing the United States from the Paris Climate Agreement: “Today’s thoughtless decision to pull the United States from the Paris Climate Agreement [...]

New First District Community Funding Approved by the Board of Supervisors

Today, the Board of Supervisors approved an estimated $3 million new dollars leveraging over $2M in existing funds for projects in the First District, including unincorporated LA County and 47 participating cities. “Our residents need [...]

Supervisor Calls for Solutions as Number of Uninsured Latinos Rises

Today, the Board of Supervisors approved a motion, co-authored by Supervisors Hilda L. Solis and Janice Hahn, to look into the existing barriers to insurance enrollment and retention for communities with disparities in health care [...]