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Monday, March 12, 2018
Asm. Carrillo and Leticia Guevara
Asm. Carrillo with Leticia Guevara and family
Leticia Guevara being honored

For more than 30 years, members of the California Legislature have held a special ceremony for the women who are making a difference in the Golden State. This year, Assemblymember Wendy Carrillo (D-Los Angeles) is honoring Leticia Guevara, who has broken barriers as a teenage mother, translator and political activist.

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

(Sacramento) – Momentos después que el Procurador General Jeff Sessions hiciera público sus planes de demandar al estado de California por sobre la voluntad popular de sus residentes de permanecer como un Estado Santuario, la asambleísta Wendy Carrillo (D-Los Angeles) decide resistir. “Estamos aquí para decirle a Jeff Sessions que él no es bienvenido en California,” señaló la asambleísta Carrillo. “Y los valores de nuestro estado son bien diferentes de los comentarios xenofóbicos, racistas y retóricos que provienen de la Casa Blanca.” Detalles en este video de Assembly Access.

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

(Sacramento) - Moments after Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced plans to sue California over the people’s desire to remain a Sanctuary State, Assemblymember Wendy Carrillo (D-Los Angeles) is speaking out. “We are here to tell Jeff Sessions he’s not welcome in California,” Assemblymember Carrillo said.

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Assemblymember Wendy Carrillo today issued the following response to Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ visit and the Trump Administration’s decision to sue the State of California over immigration laws:

“We are here to tell Attorney General Sessions’ that his senseless posturing and xenophobic remarks are not welcome in the state of California. The values of our state are very different from the divisive rhetoric of the White House, especially when it comes to the immigrant community and the undocumented population.

Monday, February 26, 2018
Asm. Carrillo speaking on the Assembly floor

Assemblymember Wendy Carrillo presents HR 69 on the Assembly floor.

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

(Sacramento) – Today, Assemblymember Wendy Carrillo (D-Los Angeles) presented her first legislative measure, House Resolution (HR) 69, on the Assembly Floor. As the only member of the state legislature of Salvadoran background it is a personal issue she is uniquely qualified to lead on. The resolution urges the President to reverse his decision to terminate the Temporary Protected Status (TPS) designation of Salvadorans and to work with Congress to find a path to legal status for these valuable members of our community. HR 69 was adopted on a bipartisan vote.

Monday, February 26, 2018

(Sacramento) – With the passage of House Resolution 69, authored by Assemblymember Wendy Carrillo (D-Los Angeles), the State Assembly is calling on President Trump to reverse his decision to terminate the Temporary Protected Status (TPS) designation of Salvadorans. HR 69 was adopted on a bipartisan vote. “The Federal Administration’s decision to terminate TPS for Salvadorans in the U.S. was not based on thoughtful or justifiable rationale regarding El Salvador’s condition,” said Assemblymember Carrillo.

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

(Sacramento) - Assemblymember Wendy Carrillo (D-Los Angeles) presented House Resolution 69 to the Assembly Committee on Judiciary on the eve of an Assembly Delegation mission to El Salvador. HR 69 calls for the President to reverse his decision to terminate the Temporary Protected Status (TPS) designation for El Salvador. “As an immigrant from El Salvador, it’s my duty to shine light on President Trump’s misguided decision to end TPS,” said Assemblymember Carrillo.

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

(Sacramento) - Today, Assemblymember Wendy Carrillo (D-Los Angeles) presented House Resolution (HR) 69 in the Assembly Committee on Judiciary.