Press Releases

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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LA Fed Gets a New Look

09/16/2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, September 16, 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 the LA Fed’s new website and refreshed branding: “The LA Fed doesn’t take baby steps, we leap forward to […]

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Build Better LA Coalition Protests Infamous Opponent to Affordable Housing, Geoff Palmer

09/13/2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Gabriella Landeros, 213-446-8801, gabriella@launionaflcio.org Mariana Huerta Jones, 323-747-0699 mhuerta@allianceforcommunitytransit.org Protesters Call on Voters to Support Affordable Housing and Labor Standards Ballot Measure, Proposition JJJ Los Angeles, CA – Today, the Build Better LA Coalition, proponents of Proposition JJJ, held a rally with over 75 protesters at the Medici Apartments, owned by […]

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Statement by Los Angeles Labor Leader Rusty Hicks on Transportation Sales Tax Measure

06/23/2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 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 the Los Angeles Metro Board’s support for the transportation sales tax measure on the November ballot: “We are proud to have given input […]

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Statement by Los Angeles Labor Leader Rusty Hicks on United States v. Texas Supreme Court Ruling

06/23/2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 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 the United States v. Texas Supreme Court ruling: “Today’s Supreme Court decision blocking President Obama’s executive action on immigration means that the estimated […]

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City Council Approves Affordable Housing and Labor Standards Ballot Measure’s Placement on November Ballot

06/21/2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Gabriella Landeros, 213-446-8801, gabriella@launionaflcio•org Mariana Huerta Jones, 323-747-0699 mhuerta@allianceforcommunitytransit•org   Over 100 Residents and Advocates in Support of Measure Attended Meeting Los Angeles, CA – Today, the Los Angeles City Council voted to approve the Affordable Housing and Labor Standards for General Plan Amendments and Zoning Changes, or Build Better LA, […]

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Affordable Housing and Labor Standards Ballot Measure Qualifies for the Ballot

06/08/2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Gabriella Landeros, 213-446-8801, gabriella@launionaflcio•org Mariana Huerta Jones, 323-747-0699 mhuerta@allianceforcommunitytransit•org Los Angeles City Clerk Certifies Nearly 100,000 Signatures Los Angeles, CA – Yesterday, the Los Angeles City Clerk’s office verified nearly 100,000 valid signatures for the Affordable Housing and Labor Standards for General Plan Amendments and Zoning Changes ballot measure. Since March […]

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