Portrait Unveiling: Department of Labor

2018-06-18T23:07:36-07:00April 17th, 2018|Uncategorized|

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 [...]

Supervisors Call to Review County’s Sexual Harassment Reporting Process

2017-12-05T19:44:41-07:00December 5th, 2017|In the news, Press Release, Uncategorized|

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 [...]

Indigenous People Day

2018-06-18T23:07:38-07:00September 28th, 2017|Uncategorized|

AGN. NO.____            MOTION BY SUPERVISORS HILDA L. SOLIS AND                                                                                                                                            October 3, 2017 SHEILA KUEHL Native Americans are descendants of the aboriginal, indigenous, native people who were the original inhabitants of this continent. One way to recognize the enormous historical contributions of Native American heritage and Indigenous People is through celebrations of culture, recognition [...]

Motion by Supervisors Hilda L. Solis and Janice Hahn

2018-06-18T23:07:39-07:00September 5th, 2017|Uncategorized|

                                                                                                AGN. No. _____   MOTION BY SUPERVISORS HILDA L. SOLIS                           September 12, 2017 AND JANICE HAHN Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) Repeal Response On September 5, 2017, in a divisive, ill-advised and inhumane move, President Trump ended the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, with a six-month delay.  This action is [...]

MOTION BY SUPERVISOR HILDA L. SOLIS

2018-06-18T23:07:44-07:00November 29th, 2016|Uncategorized|

MOTION BY SUPERVISORS HILDA L. SOLIS  AND SHEILA KUEHL December 6, 2016 Protecting Los Angeles County Residents Regardless of Immigration Status The recent presidential election has provoked anxiety, fear, and protest among many County residents. Los Angeles County is home to more than 3 million immigrant residents. Nearly half are citizens; the remainder includes legal permanent [...]

Tree Planting Program to Create Healthier, Sustainable Neighborhoods

2018-06-18T23:07:47-07:00September 22nd, 2016|In the news, Uncategorized|

According to the Department of Parks and Recreations, the First Supervisorial District has been identified as an area lacking in trees. In an effort to diversify green spaces, encourage healthy neighborhoods and active lifestyles, the Board of Supervisors voted today to approve a motion, by Chair Hilda L. Solis, to allocate $1 million to the [...]

¡Pasa! Moción para evitar las estafas de notario

2016-09-13T19:24:04-07:00September 13th, 2016|Spanish, Uncategorized|

Las comunidades inmigrantes del condado de Los Ángeles son habitualmente víctimas de estafas de inmigración donde se implica la práctica desautorizada de la ley de inmigración. El consejo legal incorrecto puede resultar en consecuencias devastadoras para los solicitantes. En un esfuerzo para prevenir estas práctica ilegales en el condado, la Junta de Supervisores del Condado de Los [...]

Board of Supervisors Passes Motion to Help Prevent Notario Scams

2016-09-13T19:30:28-07:00September 13th, 2016|In the news, Uncategorized|

In an effort to prevent unlawful immigration practices throughout the County, the Board of Supervisors unanimously passed a motion to stop fraudulent notario practices. Chair Hilda L. Solis and Supervisor Sheila Kuehl co-authored the motion, which calls for a report back to the Board in 90 days to help license immigration consultants and fight immigration services fraud. "We [...]

Chair Solis to Help Create Countywide Local Hire and Targeted Worker Policy

2018-06-18T23:07:47-07:00September 6th, 2016|In the news, Uncategorized|

In a motion approved by the Board of Supervisors (5-0) today, a Local and Targeted Worker Hire Policy passes in order to achieve 30% local resident hiring and 10% hiring targeted for workers facing barriers to employment on all County construction and Community Development Commission (CDC) affordable housing projects. Chair of the Los Angeles County [...]