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LA County Expands 2020 Census Outreach Efforts for Hard-to-Count Communities

2019-01-29T20:22:15-07:00January 29th, 2019|Community, In the news, Press Release|

In its continued efforts to ensure that hard-to-count populations are counted in the 2020 Census, the Board of Supervisors today passed a motion, authored by Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis and co-authored by Supervisor Janice Hahn, to utilize nearly $9.4 million from the State of California towards an education and outreach campaign that [...]

LA County Supports Gov. Newsom’s Proposed $74.5 Million Directed for Exide Cleanup

2019-01-29T18:23:04-07:00January 29th, 2019|Environment and Environmental Justice, Health, In the news, Press Release|

On January 10, Governor Gavin Newsom released his first Proposed Budget for FY 2019-20, which includes $74.5 million dollars to help address the cleanup of the communities contaminated by the Exide battery recycling plant in the City of Vernon. In response, today the Board of Supervisors approved a motion authored by Los Angeles County Supervisor [...]

LA County Invests Nearly $1 Million to Support East LA Community and Small Businesses

2019-02-05T09:58:58-07:00January 28th, 2019|Community, In the news, Jobs, Press Release|

Today, the Board of Supervisors approved $671,000 for revitalization of the Centro Maravilla Service Center, including the creation of a new Entrepreneur Center, and $300,000 to be used for economic and community development programming. This investment will expand opportunities for East LA small businesses and the greater community, and was championed by Los Angeles County [...]

Supervisor Hilda L. Solis’ Statement on Congestion Pricing and Equity

2019-01-24T20:42:36-07:00January 24th, 2019|Press Release, Transportation|

Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis released the following statement after introducing a motion at the LA Metro Board of Directors that would develop an equity strategy as part of the congestion pricing framework that would minimize impacts to low-income drivers: “I am deeply concerned about how congestion pricing could be implemented in Los [...]

El Condado de Los Ángeles Toma Medidas Para Proteger a los Inmigrantes del Fraude Notario

2019-01-25T22:55:28-07:00January 22nd, 2019|Spanish|

LOS ANGELES, CA – Con 3.5 millones, el Condado de Los Ángeles tiene más inmigrantes que cualquier otro condado en la nación. Individuos haciéndose pasar por abogados licenciados están beneficiándose de las comunidades extranjeras del Condado a través de una estafa llamada "fraude de notarios", cobrando a los inmigrantes que quieren establecer la residencia estadounidense [...]

With Food Stamps for More Than a Million in Jeopardy, LA County Asks Federal Government to end Government Shutdown

2019-01-18T18:14:04-07:00January 15th, 2019|Community, Health, Press Release, women children and families|

With the longest government shutdown in United States history stretching into its 25th day, federal workers and those who rely upon federal programs are experiencing tremendous hardships. One essential federal program, the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), known more colloquially as food stamps and as CalFresh in California, had its funding ended as a result [...]

Supervisor Hilda L. Solis’ Statement on the Teacher’s Strike

2019-01-18T18:13:51-07:00January 14th, 2019|Community, Jobs, Press Release, women children and families|

Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis released the following statement after the United Teachers Los Angeles (UTLA) strike at Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) schools began: "As the teacher’s strike in Los Angeles begins, I urge LAUSD to move quickly to address UTLA’s concerns: bulging class sizes, frozen salaries, negative impacts of charter [...]

Statement from Supervisor Hilda L. Solis on Governor Newsom’s Proposed Budget

2019-01-18T18:14:52-07:00January 11th, 2019|Community, Environment and Environmental Justice, Immigration, Jobs, Press Release, women children and families|

Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis released the following statement after California Governor Gavin Newsom released his proposed budget for fiscal year 2019-20: “A budget is a moral statement of one’s values. And with Governor Newsom’s new budget, it is clear that the new Governor believes that California values include fighting for our most [...]

Statements from Supervisor Hilda L. Solis and Governor Gavin Newsom on his Proposed Budget to Invest $50 Million for Exide Cleanup

2019-01-11T23:07:28-07:00January 11th, 2019|Community, Environment and Environmental Justice, Health, In the news, Press Release|

Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis and Gov. Gavin Newsom have released statements on Governor Newsom's inclusion of $50 million in his proposed state budget to accelerate the cleanup of properties contaminated by lead from the Exide plant. Supervisor Hilda L. Solis "I am pleased and thankful that the Governor’s proposed state budget includes [...]

Las Declaraciones de la Supervisora Solis y el Gobernador Gavin Newsom Sobre el Presupuesto Estatal de Invertir $50 Millones en la Limpieza de Exide

2019-01-11T19:14:01-07:00January 11th, 2019|Community, Spanish|

La Supervisora del Condado de Los Ángeles Hilda L. Solis y el Gobernador Gavin Newsom dan a conocer las siguientes declaraciones sobre el presupuesto Estatal del Gobernador Newsom lo cual incluye un propuesto de $50 millones para acelerar la limpieza de propiedades contaminadas de plomo de la planta de Exide. La Supervisora Hilda L. Solis [...]