Los Angeles County Expands LA Justice Fund to Separated Children

2018-11-28T23:10:32-08:00July 3rd, 2018|Immigration, In the news, Press Release, Uncategorized, women children and families|

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 [...]

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

2018-11-28T23:09:32-08:00June 19th, 2018|Immigration, In the news, Uncategorized, women children and families|

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. [...]

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

2017-12-05T19:44:41-08:00December 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 [...]