Press Releases

U.S. Senator Kamala Harris Addresses California Workers at MLK LA Labor Breakfast

01/16/2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Saturday, January 14, 2017 Contact: Gabriella Landeros, 213-446-8801, gabriella@launionaflcio.org Honors the First Graduating Class of the LA Fed’s Second Chance Pre-Apprenticeship Boot Camp Los Angeles, CA – Today, the Los Angeles County Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO held its annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Labor Breakfast to honor its first 20 graduates […]

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Statement by Los Angeles Labor Leader Rusty Hicks on President-Elect Trump’s Proposed Next Steps on Immigration

11/14/2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, November 14, 2016 Contact: Gabriella Landeros, 213-446-8801, gabriella@launionaflcio.org Los Angeles, CA – The following statement was issued by Rusty Hicks, Executive Secretary-Treasurer of the Los Angeles County Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO, regarding President-Elect Trump’s proposed next steps on immigration: “Candidate Trump verbally assaulted immigrants with both insults and threats. Now, President-Elect […]

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LA Labor Called for an End of Deportation for Undocumented Soldiers

11/11/2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, November 11, 2016 Contact: Gabriella Landeros, 213-446-8801, gabriella@launionaflcio.org Los Angeles, CA – Today, over 150 veterans, community members, elected leaders, and members of Congress attended the LA Fed’s Annual Veterans Day Breakfast to honor those who have served our country. During the Breakfast, the Los Angeles Labor Movement called for the […]

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Statement by Los Angeles Labor Leader Rusty Hicks on LA’s Landmark Victories

11/10/2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, November 8, 2016 Contact: Gabriella Landeros, 213-446-8801, gabriella@launionaflcio.org Los Angeles, CA – The following statement was issued by Rusty Hicks, Executive Secretary-Treasurer of the Los Angeles County Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO and convener of the Build Better LA Coalition, regarding tonight’s victories:

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Over 200 Community and Labor Leaders Rallied Voters in Support of Proposition JJJ

11/07/2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Saturday, November 5, 2016 Contact: Gabriella Landeros, 213-446-8801, gabriella@launionaflcio.org Mariana Huerta Jones, 323-747-0699, mhuerta@allianceforcommunitytransit.org Leaders Asserted JJJ Will Bring Good Construction Jobs and Affordable Housing to LA Los Angeles, CA – Today, over 200 community leaders and proponents of Proposition JJJ gathered at the Los Angeles County Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO before […]

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Proposition JJJ Receives Endorsements from the Beverly Hills/Greater Los Angeles Association of REALTORS® and Los Angeles County Democratic Party

11/04/2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, November 4, 2016 Contact: Gabriella Landeros, 213-446-8801, gabriella@launionaflcio.org Mariana Huerta Jones, 323-747-0699, mhuerta@allianceforcommunitytransit.org Los Angeles, CA – This week, Proposition JJJ received the endorsements from the Beverly Hills/Greater Los Angeles Association of REALTORS® and Los Angeles County Democratic Party. These endorsers join the thousands of Angelenos who agree that voting yes on […]

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Proposition JJJ Receives Endorsement From Hoy Los Angeles

11/03/2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, November 3, 2016 Contact: Gabriella Landeros, 213-446-8801, gabriella@launionaflcio.org Mariana Huerta Jones, 323-747-0699 mhuerta@allianceforcommunitytransit.org Los Angeles, CA – This week, Proposition JJJ received the endorsement from Hoy Los Angeles, the largest Spanish-language newspaper in California. It provides Latinos with a Hispanic perspective on issues impacting them the most.

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Over 300 Working People From Los Angeles Spent Weekend in Nevada to Elect Hillary Clinton as President

10/19/2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sunday, October 16, 2016 Contact: Gabriella Landeros, 213-446-8801, gabriella@thelafed.org Days Before Before Nevada’s Early Vote Begins, LA Helped Nevada Reach Its Goal of Hitting 200,000 Doors Los Angeles, CA – This weekend, over 300 union members throughout Los Angeles County traveled to Las Vegas to precinct walk for Hillary Clinton. Working people […]

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Proposition JJJ Receives Endorsement From LAUSD Board of Education

10/14/2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, October 14, 2016 Contact: Gabriella Landeros, 213-446-8801, gabriella@launionaflcio.org Mariana Huerta Jones, 323-747-0699, mhuerta@allianceforcommunitytransit.org Los Angeles, CA – This week, Proposition JJJ received the endorsement from the Los Angeles Unified School District Board of Education. This endorsement puts Prop. JJJ one step closer to giving thousands of parents the opportunity to afford a […]

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Proposition JJJ Receives Endorsements From Top Leaders in Diversity Workforce

10/07/2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, October 7, 2016 Contact: Gabriella Landeros, 213-446-8801, gabriella@launionaflcio.org Mariana Huerta Jones, 323-747-0699 mhuerta@allianceforcommunitytransit.org Joins Coalition of Over 70 Community Groups, Nonprofits, and Civic Leaders

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