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Jun 7, 2018,

Supervisor Hilda L. Solis Statement on Voter Roster Irregularities in Tuesday’s Primary Elections

By |2018-06-07T21:11:53+00:00June 7th, 2018|Categories: In the news|0 Comments

Supervisor Hilda L. Solis issued the following statement following voter roster irregularities in Tuesday's primary elections: Since Election Day, my staff and I have been working diligently to try to figure out what went wrong. I am very upset and disturbed that such a grave error occurred. Please rest assured I am doing everything in my power to [...]

Jun 6, 2018,

County secures funds to continue dental care for 2,300 children

By |2018-06-18T23:07:32+00:00June 6th, 2018|Categories: In the news|0 Comments

Today, Supervisor Hilda L. Solis announced that funding from the Department of Health Services (DHS) will keep the LAC+USC Pediatric Dental Clinic subsidized on a permanent basis. The LAC+USC Pediatric Dental Clinic aligns with Supervisor Solis’ greater effort to turn LAC+USC into a Healthy Village, a place where local stakeholders and leaders work together to [...]

Jun 6, 2018,

Board of Supervisors Declares June 23 as ‘Census LUCA Day’ in Los Angeles County

By |2018-06-06T18:20:19+00:00June 6th, 2018|Categories: In the news|0 Comments

The 2020 Census is just around the corner, and Los Angeles County is working hard to ensure all residents are counted and represented. As a result, today the Board of Supervisors approved a motion, authored by Supervisor Hilda L. Solis and co-authored by Supervisor Janice Hahn, to proclaim June 23, 2018 as Local Update of [...]

Jun 1, 2018,

La Supervisora Hilda L. Solis Hablar Sobre la cuenta de personas sin hogar del año 2018 por la Autoridad de Servicios Para Personas Sin Hogar de Los Ángeles (LAHSA)

By |2018-06-18T23:07:32+00:00June 1st, 2018|Categories: Spanish|0 Comments

"En marzo del 2017, los votantes en el Condado de Los Ángeles votaron para ponerse un impuesto de $355 millones al año por 10 años para crear un flujo de ingresos dedicado para proporcionar una variedad de servicios – incluyendo atención de salud física y mental, vivienda, capacitación laboral, servicios de apoyo y alcance – [...]

Jun 1, 2018,

Supervisor Hilda L. Solis on the 2018 Homeless Count Results by the Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority (LAHSA)

By |2018-06-18T23:07:32+00:00June 1st, 2018|Categories: In the news|0 Comments

“In March 2017, voters in Los Angeles County voted to tax themselves $355 million a year for 10 years to create a dedicated revenue stream to provide an array of services – including physical and mental health care, housing, job training, supportive services, and outreach – to the 53,195 people suffering from homelessness in our [...]

May 29, 2018,

Supervisors Say No to Proposed Federal Gag Order Prohibiting Medical Discussion around Family Planning

By |2018-05-29T23:30:55+00:00May 29th, 2018|Categories: In the news|0 Comments

Last week, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services issued proposed rules that would undercut the Title X family planning program, which underwrites the costs of contraception, reproductive health services, and STD screenings and serves overwhelmingly young, female, and low-income patients. In response to this attack on a woman’s right to choose, today the Board [...]

May 29, 2018,

LA County Ensures Formerly Incarcerated Get a “Fair Chance”

By |2018-05-29T22:54:02+00:00May 29th, 2018|Categories: In the news|Comments Off on LA County Ensures Formerly Incarcerated Get a “Fair Chance”

Supervisor Hilda L. Solis is committed to helping people who are ready to turn their lives around. Building upon her vision to ensure everyone has equal access to a good job, today the Board of Supervisors passed a Board letter approving the Fair Chance Employment Policy requiring businesses that contract with the County to provide [...]

May 29, 2018,

County to Examine Ending Juvenile Detention Fees

By |2018-05-29T22:53:28+00:00May 29th, 2018|Categories: In the news|0 Comments

In 2009, the Probation Department stopped pursuing and requesting court orders to collect juvenile detention fees from parents or guardians for the incarceration of their children. However, outstanding fees still remain on pre-2009 fees. As a result, today the Board of Supervisors approved a motion, authored by Supervisor Hilda L. Solis and co-authored by Supervisor [...]

May 23, 2018,

State Lawmakers Approve $16 Million for Parkway Cleanup in Communities Affected by Exide

By |2018-06-18T23:07:33+00:00May 23rd, 2018|Categories: In the news|0 Comments

Communities contaminated from the former Exide battery recycling plant received a big win today following a vote from Sacramento lawmakers. The Assembly Budget Committee has approved $16 million in funds for the cleaning of parkways in First District communities. “Residents, including many children, track dirt into their homes by walking through the parkways. Ensuring that [...]

May 22, 2018,

L.A. County Supports California Department of Public Health and Residents’ Right to Privacy in Lawsuit Brought by Exide Technologies

By |2018-06-18T23:07:33+00:00May 22nd, 2018|Categories: In the news|0 Comments

In response to a court ruling that would allow Exide Technologies to potentially gain access to private health information of First District residents, today the Board of Supervisors approved a motion, authored by Supervisor Hilda L. Solis, to submit an amicus brief in support of the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) in CDPH's appeal [...]