SACRAMENTO – Today, Assemblywoman Luz Rivas (D-Arleta) was appointed as the Chair of the Joint Legislative Committee on Emergency Management (Joint Committee) by California Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon (D-Lakewood).
SACRAMENTO – Today, the United States Supreme Court ruled against the Trump Administration’s abhorrent decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program (DACA). DACA is a program established by the Obama Administration in 2012 that provided young undocumented immigrants the opportunity to live and work in the United States without any fear of deportation.
SACRAMENTO – Hoy la Corte Suprema de los Estados Unidos falló en contra de la Administración de Donald Trump en su decisión aborrecible de descontinuar el program de Acción Diferida para Los Llegados en Infancia (DACA).
SACRAMENTO – Today, Assembly Bill (AB) 1845, authored by Assemblywoman Luz Rivas (D-Arleta) was approved by the Assembly Appropriations Committee. The bill is now heading to the Assembly Floor.
ARLETA – Assemblywoman Luz Rivas (D-Arleta) issues a letter urging the Governor to include nonprofits in emergency funding measures during the COVID-19 pandemic. This letter received support from the California Association of Nonprofits’ (CalNonprofits) nearly 1,000 nonprofit organizations throughout the State, and members of the Legislature.
The Department of Public Health has made strong recommendations to cancel community events where more than 50 people are within arm’s length of one another. It is out of an abundance of caution that we will proceed to postpone the Immigration Discussion and Resource Fair to a further date. If you have any questions, please contact my office at (818) 504-3911.
ARLETA – Assemblywoman Luz Rivas (D-Arleta) issues letter to the Los Angeles Unified School District’s (LAUSD) Superintendent Austin Beutner asking for an end to their daily student search and frisk practices.
SACRAMENTO – Assemblywoman Luz Rivas (D-Arleta) welcomes Los Angeles City Council President, Nury Martinez to the California State Capitol and honors her on the Assembly Floor. In January 2020, Martinez became the first Latina elected to be Los Angeles’ City Council President in its 170-year history.
SACRAMENTO – Assemblywoman Luz Rivas (D-Arleta) reintroduces legislation to identify California homeless students, so they can receive the resources they need to succeed. “We can’t provide homeless children assistance if we are not identifying them in the first place,” said Assemblywoman Luz Rivas.
SACRAMENTO – Assemblywoman Luz Rivas (D-Arleta) introduced Assembly Bill (AB) 1922, which will require California students to learn the causes and effects of climate change.