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Tuesday, June 19, 2018

(Sacramento) -  Every June, organizations worldwide take time to raise awareness about the ongoing struggle refugees face as they fight for a better life. At the California State Capitol, Assemblymember Wendy Carrillo (D-Los Angeles) called for more compassionate treatment of those seeking freedom and a renewed sense of hope and belonging. “We have a crisis on our hands, and how we respond as Americans, how we respond as this legislative body says a lot about our values,” says Assemblymember Carrillo. Watch this Assembly Access  video to hear more from Assemblymember Carrillo about World Refugee Day and House Resolution 91.