May 16, 2017,

Supervisor Solis Moves Forward in Improving “Greenway” Access

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Active transportation and mobility are taking a giant leap forward in the County of Los Angeles. Today the Board of Supervisors passed a motion, co-authored by Supervisors Hilda L. Solis and Kathryn Barger, to begin the strategic implementation plan for the San Gabriel Valley Greenway Network. “The recent passage of Measure M has placed the [...]

May 16, 2017,

Supervisor Solis Leads Countywide Effort to Review Tenant Protections

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Today, the Board of Supervisors passed a motion, co-authored by Supervisors Hilda L. Solis and Sheila Kuehl, to help find new solutions and tools to address the ongoing housing and rental crisis. The motion calls on County Departments to report back on every tool available to preserve housing affordability. “It’s no surprise that rents are increasingly out-of-control. Countless residents [...]

May 9, 2017,

Supervisor Solis on the Firing of Former FBI Director James Comey

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While there is no doubt that former FBI Director James Comey’s interference in the 2016 presidential election handed the White House to Donald Trump, the fact remains that Mr. Comey was leading the only independent investigation into then-candidate Trump’s troubling connections to Russia.  Today’s firing by President Trump of James Comey compromises the investigation of [...]

May 5, 2017,

Supervisor Solis on House Passage of the American Health Care Act

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"Health care is a right, not a privilege or entitlement. Today, House Republicans took the first step in voting to deny over 24 million Americans the right to health care. The Affordable Care Act (ACA) has played a critical role in bridging the gaps in health care by providing coverage to those with pre-existing conditions, [...]

May 2, 2017,

Supervisor Hilda L. Solis Leads Effort to Protect San Gabriel Valley Mountains National Monument

By |May 2nd, 2017|Categories: In the news|0 Comments

The San Gabriel Valley Mountains are a County treasure that spans over 340,000 acres of land. Open spaces create a unique and special quality of life, and in that spirit, today the Board of Supervisors passed a motion, authored by Supervisor Hilda L. Solis, to save this National Monument following President Trump’s recent executive order [...]

Apr 12, 2017,

Supervisors Call for Countywide Sensitive Locations Policy & Immigrant Protection Taskforce

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The County of Los Angeles is home to 3.5 million immigrants. The Trump Administration has issued and implemented a series of harmful executive orders that have targeted our country’s immigrant population. In response, on Tuesday, the LA County Board of Supervisors passed (4-1) two motions, co-authored by Supervisors Hilda L. Solis and Sheila Kuehl, that would create a [...]

Apr 4, 2017,

County Moves Forward in Creating Arts Diversity, Inclusion, and Equity

By |April 4th, 2017|Categories: In the news|0 Comments

The lack of diverse representation in Hollywood, Broadway, television and film has become a reoccurring issue with little to no work being done to remedy it. In response, the Board of Supervisors passed a motion, co-authored by arts advocates Supervisors Hilda L. Solis and Sheila Kuehl that will reflect arts diversity throughout the County’s arts [...]

Mar 28, 2017,

Supervisor Solis Says “No” on Animal Cruelty and Abuse

By |March 28th, 2017|Categories: In the news|0 Comments

The County of Los Angeles is home to millions of pet loving families who are against animal abuse and suffering. In support of our furry constituents, Supervisor Hilda L. Solis, Sheila Kuehl, Janice Hahn, and Kathryn Barger passed a motion to advocate for the fair treatment of animals and oppose China’s Yulin Dog Meat Festival. [...]

Mar 24, 2017,

Board to Focus Job Creation in Booming County Development

By |March 24th, 2017|Categories: In the news|0 Comments

Los Angeles County is one of the world’s largest economic powerhouses. With a high interest in creating jobs and growing industries throughout the County, the Board of Supervisors unanimously passed two motions that Supervisor Hilda L. Solis co-authored with Supervisors Sheila Kuehl and Janice Hahn, respectively, to strengthen our ability to grow partnerships in the [...]

Mar 16, 2017,

New Funding for the Arts Set to Generate $8 Million Annually

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The arts has become a top priority for Supervisor Hilda L. Solis who today, advocated for her motion calling for a one-percent requirement from private developers. Revenue from the new requirement is set for arts services and the creation of art for residents of the unincorporated areas of the County. “What we aim to do [...]