Cedillo Seeks to Calm Immigrant Fears in Wake of Trump Victory

Cedillo Seeks to Calm Immigrant Fears in Wake of Trump Victory

November 9, 2016

Cedillo Seeks to Calm Immigrant Fears in Wake of Trump Victory

Los Angeles—Councilmember Cedillo, Ana Guerrero, Chief of Staff, Office Mayor Eric Garcetti, Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda Solis, community-based and civil rights organizations seek to calm immigrants’ fears of any negative impact to their families in the wake of President Elect Trump’s victory. Councilmember Cedillo goal and other leaders is to show that they are united and will continue to protect and advance the interests of the immigrant community. The State of California, City of Los Angeles, and County of Los Angeles are the most immigrant friendly government bodies in the country. The government will not change what it does for immigrants with the transition of the presidency. These leaders seek to calm the fears so that people can go about their daily routines as they have before the election, without fear.

WHAT: Press Conference to Calm Immigrant Fears in Wake of President Elect Trump’s victory

WHO: Councilmember Gil Cedillo, Council District 1, Hilda Solis, Supervisor Hilda L. Solis, Board of Supervisors – First District, Mayor Eric Garcetti, Office of Immigrant Affairs, Ana Guerrero, Chief of Staff, Office of Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, XXXXX XXXX, LAPD, CARECEN, MALDEF, CHIRLA, Scott Svonkin, Member, College Board of Trustees, Steve Zimmer, Member, LAUSD Board

WHEN: Thursday, November 10th at 10:30 AM

WHERE: Mayor’s Press Conference Room, Third Floor Los Angeles City Hall, 200 N. Spring Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012

INFO: Contact Conrado Terrazas at (213) 200-6161 or conrado.terrazas@lacity.org

Councilmember Gil Cedillo currently represents the 1st Council District, which includes all or parts of the neighborhoods of Glassell Park, Cypress Park, Highland Park, Mt. Washington, Solano Canyon, Sycamore Grove, Elysian Park, Echo Park, Westlake, Angelino Heights, Temple Beaudry, Lafayette Park, Chinatown, Forgotten Edge, Lincoln Heights, Montecito Heights, Pico Union, Adams-Normandie, University Park, Mid Cities and Mac Arthur Park.


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