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Jun 23, 2016,

Decision is Deeply Disappointing: Supervisor Solis on SCOTUS Tie affecting Programs for Immigrant Families

By |June 23rd, 2016|Categories: In the news|0 Comments

I am committed to continuing the fight for immigrant families in LA County,​ so that they can stay together and ​live productive lives without fear. This is an unfortunate reminder that we still live in a time of injustice which goes against the principles on which this country was founded.

Jun 18, 2016,

Op-Ed: #WeAllNeedParks

By |June 18th, 2016|Categories: In the news|0 Comments

Everybody loves a park. Parks are great for the environment, great for communities and great for public health. Trees absorb ozone, provide cooling shade and reduce water run-off. Parks are also important gauges of the overall quality of life in our neighborhoods.

Jun 16, 2016,

Update on Maywood Fire

By |June 16th, 2016|Categories: In the news|0 Comments

On June 27, 2016, the Unified Command agencies opened a Customer Information Center in Maywood so that residents and businesses impacted by the Fruitland Magnesium Fire can get the information they need from the many agencies that are responding to this complex incident.

Jun 14, 2016,

Supervisor Solis on the Orlando Mass Shooting

By |June 14th, 2016|Categories: In the news|0 Comments

I was greatly disturbed to hear the news of the mass shooting in Orlando at the Pulse nightclub. The violent attack claimed 50 lives and wounded over 50 others, many of who were hospitalized because of their injuries.

May 3, 2016,

Supervisor Solis and Supervisor Kuehl Lead Effort to Ban Juvenile Solitary Confinement

By |May 3rd, 2016|Categories: Press Release|0 Comments

Los Angeles, CA- Today, the L.A. County Board of Supervisors unanimously passed a motion co-authored by Board Chair Supervisor Hilda L. Solis and Supervisor Sheila Kuehl instructing the CEO and the L.A.

May 3, 2016,

An Opinion Editorial on Juvenile Solitary Confinement Ban

By |May 3rd, 2016|Categories: In the news|0 Comments

Los Angeles County oversees the largest juvenile justice system in the country, with approximately 1,200 youths currently incarcerated.

Apr 21, 2016,

Supervisor Solis on Exide Funding

By |April 21st, 2016|Categories: In the news, Press Release|0 Comments

Today, Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation to direct $176.6 million to help expedite and expand both testing and cleanup around the former Exide battery plant in Vernon.

Apr 18, 2016,

Supervisor Solis Statement on United States v. Texas

By |April 18th, 2016|Categories: In the news, Press Release|0 Comments

This morning the Supreme Court heard oral arguments in United States v. Texas, the challenge to the Obama administration’s deferred-action policy for certain undocumented immigrants. The following is a statement from LA County Board Chair, Supervisor Hilda L. Solis:

Apr 12, 2016,

Supervisor Solis Leads County Effort to Protect Workers From Wage Theft

By |April 12th, 2016|Categories: In the news, Press Release|0 Comments

Today, the L.A. County Board of Supervisors introduced an ordinance relating to the enforcement of the County Minimum Wage ordinance, set to take effect in unincorporated areas of the County on July 1st, 2016.

Apr 12, 2016,

Supervisor Solis Takes Action to Direct Prop. 47 Savings to Community-Based Organizations

By |April 12th, 2016|Categories: In the news, Press Release|0 Comments

Contact: Rachel A. Estrada, 213-974-4111 or restrada@bos.lacounty.gov Los Angeles, CA- Today, Supervisor Solis' motion directing the County CEO to immediately implement the data recommendations included in the Auditor-Controller's (A-C) report on Prop. 47, was passed by the L.A. County Board of Supervisors. The motion also directs the CEO to validate the estimated $9.2 million already saved by [...]