Nov 16, 2018,

Supervisor Hilda L. Solis’ statement on her appointment as one of Governor-elect Gavin Newsom’s ‘All in California’ Ambassadors

By |2018-11-16T20:01:01+00:00November 16th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

LA County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis released the following statement following the announcement of her appointment as one of Governor-elect Gavin Newsom's 'All in California' Ambassadors: “I am happy to join Governor-elect Newsom’s team of 'All in California' Ambassadors. While much of California is seeing economic growth and opportunity created under Governor Brown’s leadership, there [...]

Oct 30, 2018,

Supervisor Hilda L. Solis’ Statement on Donald Trump’s Proposal to End Birthright Citizenship

By |2018-11-06T01:21:36+00:00October 30th, 2018|Categories: In the news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Supervisor Hilda L. Solis has issued the following statement in response to President Donald Trump stating that he would sign an executive order ending birthright citizenship: "Birthright citizenship is a right that is clearly enshrined in the U.S. Constitution – and it is a right in more than 30 other countries. It is not something [...]

Aug 7, 2018,

LA County to Review Use of Body Scanners in County Jails

By |2018-08-07T20:20:30+00:00August 7th, 2018|Categories: In the news, Press Release, Uncategorized|0 Comments

In order to ensure safety in LA County jails and preserve the dignity of those entrusted to the County’s care, today the Board of Supervisors approved a motion authored by Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis, and co-authored by Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas, to collect data on the implementation of body scanners at County jail [...]

Aug 1, 2018,

Supervisor Hilda L. Solis’ Statement on Independent Review of Voter Roster Omissions

By |2018-08-01T20:42:05+00:00August 1st, 2018|Categories: In the news, Press Release, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Supervisor Hilda L. Solis issued the following statement after the release of the independent review that examined the omission of 118,509 names from printed voter rosters in the June 5th, 2018 primary elections: “While no voters were removed from the voting rolls, the June 5th election saw approximately 12,000 voters who had to cast provisional [...]

Jul 31, 2018,

LA County Launches Effort to Protect Homeless Populations from Extreme Weather Conditions

By |2018-07-31T18:33:01+00:00July 31st, 2018|Categories: In the news, Press Release, Uncategorized|0 Comments

With extreme weather as a result of climate change continuing to impact the region, some of Los Angeles County’s most vulnerable populations are at-risk for dangerous conditions including dehydration, heat stroke, and other serious health problems. In response, today the Board of Supervisors passed a motion, authored by Supervisor Hilda L. Solis and co-authored by [...]

Jul 24, 2018,

Los Angeles County Advances Gender Equity with Two Actions led by Supervisor Solis

By |2018-07-24T20:26:07+00:00July 24th, 2018|Categories: In the news, Press Release, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Women still face limited opportunities in management, make less than men, and experience discrimination and harassment. Today the Board of Supervisors approved two motions, authored by Supervisor Hilda L. Solis and co-authored by Supervisor Sheila Kuehl, to eliminate these workplace disparities. One motion is a 4-signature letter in support of state legislation to improve gender [...]

Jul 3, 2018,

Los Angeles County Expands LA Justice Fund to Separated Children

By |2018-07-03T21:45:18+00:00July 3rd, 2018|Categories: In the news, Press Release, Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Trump Administration’s "zero-tolerance" immigration policy has resulted in the separation of over 2,500 children from their parents. Today, the Board of Supervisors passed an urgent action, authored by Supervisor Hilda L. Solis and co-authored by Supervisor Janice Hahn, to immediately provide legal representation to separated children in the greater Los Angles area through the [...]

Jun 19, 2018,

Los Angeles County Condemns Separation of Children and Families by the Federal Government

By |2018-06-19T21:31:15+00:00June 19th, 2018|Categories: In the news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Supervisor Solis leads response as LA County says #FamiliesBelongTogether The Trump Administration’s decision to separate parents and their children because they had crossed the U.S-Mexico border has had a heart wrenching and deeply harmful impact. As a result, thousands of children are being separated from their parents, held in detention centers, and suffering mass trauma. [...]

Apr 17, 2018,

Portrait Unveiling: Department of Labor

By |2018-06-18T23:07:36+00:00April 17th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Portrait Unveiling: Department of Labor

PREPARED REMARKS TALKING POINTS DOL Portrait Unveiling April 17, 2018 Good afternoon everyone! ¡Buenas tardes y bienvenidos! It is good to be back here in the Department of Labor, which is charged with protecting working people and ensuring that every family has a genuine opportunity to live the American Dream. I know that I am [...]

Dec 5, 2017,

Supervisors Call to Review County’s Sexual Harassment Reporting Process

By |2017-12-05T19:44:41+00:00December 5th, 2017|Categories: In the news, Press Release, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Over the past several weeks, a wave of sexual harassment claims have swept the nation and heightened awareness to address these issues. In order to ensure that the Los Angeles County’s own sexual harassment procedures are strong and transparent the Board of Supervisors passed a motion, authored by Supervisor Hilda L. Solis and co-authored by [...]