Aug 15, 2017,

Supervisors Accept New Robotic Device to Help Patients Take the First Step Into Recovery

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It can take many months of extraneous physical therapy to help patients with paralysis walk again. In a joint effort by Supervisor Hilda L. Solis, former Supervisor Don Knabe, and the Rancho Los Amigos Foundation, the Board of Supervisors accepted the donation of a brand new Exoskelton Clinical Kit, totaling more than $180,000, for the [...]

Aug 15, 2017,

Supervisor Solis Brings $600,000 Improvements to Salazar Park Senior Center

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County parks are a way of life for our residents. With more community members taking part in family-friendly park events, Supervisor Hilda L. Solis continues to ensure parks are a safe and welcoming place for everyone. As a result of hearing from the community, the Board of Supervisors passed a motion to provide $600,000 for [...]

Aug 15, 2017,

Statement from Supervisor Solis on Today’s Board Vote on the Blue Ribbon Commission on Public Safety

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“Nothing is more important to me than the safety and security of the residents of the First District. For many, that means a good-paying job to ensure that there is always food on the table and a roof over your family. It also means that you feel safe in your home, on the way to [...]

Aug 8, 2017,

Supervisor Solis Shifts the Lens to Showcase Diverse Workforce in High Level Positions

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The County of Los Angeles has received high-esteem for its Equal Employment Opportunity offering and its proud recognition by Forbes as one of America’s Best Employers (2015, 2016, and 2017). In upholding to these high standards, the Board of Supervisors passed a motion, authored by Supervisor Hilda L. Solis and co-authored by Supervisor Janice Hahn, [...]

Aug 1, 2017,

Supervisor Solis Helps Further Community Based Service Organizations with Nearly Half Million Investment

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Almost half-a-million dollars will go towards essential community programs that have served the community for decades, thanks to a motion spearheaded by Supervisor Hilda L. Solis. Today, the Board of Supervisors approved a motion by Supervisor Solis to allocate Capital Project Funds to both InnerCity Struggle and El Proyecto del Barrio. “Our community-based organizations offer [...]

Aug 1, 2017,

Supervisor Solis Continues to Defend, Protect, and Fight for Immigrant Communities

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Under current practices by the federal government , many young people live in constant fear of deportation and have no opportunity to become citizens or thrive to their fullest potential. In an act of solidarity, the Board of Supervisors approved a motion, authored by Supervisor Hilda L. Solis, to send a five-signature letter to the [...]

Jul 27, 2017,

Supervisor Solis and Metro Board Spearhead Zero Emissions Buses for LA County

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Today, the Metro Board unanimously approved two motions that sets the County of Los Angeles as a national leader in the fight to reduce and eliminate transit emissions. The approval of the Strategic Plan for Metro's Transition to Zero Emission Buses means a complete transition to zero emission electric buses by 2030, while creating good-paying [...]

Jul 25, 2017,

Supervisor Solis Teams Up With Board to Improve How the County Serves Job Seekers

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Today, the Board of Supervisors approved a motion, authored by Supervisor Hilda L. Solis and co-authored by Supervisor Sheila Kuehl, to align County workforce programs and maximize services that prepare jobseekers for career pathways. The motion stems from a February 2017 Board-approved motion requesting a plan for how all County Departments would work together to [...]

Jul 25, 2017,

Supervisor Solis on the Senate’s Passage of the Motion to Proceed on ACA Repeal

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Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis released the following statement in response to the Senate’s 51-50 vote to proceed and begin formal debate on the repeal of the Affordable Care Act: “When the Democrats and then-President Obama were developing the framework of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), also known as Obamacare, there were 10 [...]

Jul 18, 2017,

Supervisor Solis Leads Motion Improving Diversity in Physician Hiring

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As a champion for labor rights, former Secretary of Labor and current Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis celebrated the unanimous passage of her motion that, among other priorities, put greater emphasis on diversity when hiring County physicians. “I am always looking at how we can best improve the quality of life for our [...]