Response to President’s SOTU Speech and Republican Party Inaction

Dream Team Los Angeles formally responds to the President's weak mention for immigration reform and the Republican Party's lack of substance on immigration in their response. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M2zzRT0flyk&feature=em-upload_owner
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TRUST Act passes CA state legislature, Gov. Brown has until mid-October to sign!

The California state Senate passed the Trust Act by a vote of 24 to 10 on Monday, California daily La Opinión reports. AB 04 will restrict local police departments' authority to detain immigrants with nonviolent or misdemeanor charges for immigration authorities. Read more of the article at the link above. The bill has been endorsed by several notable newspapers, California congressional representatives, the CA state attorney, and a unanimous approval from immigrant rights groups. Undocum...
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Domestic Workers Bill of Rights Brings Worker Justice to Undocumented Workers

The California Domestic Workers Bill of Rights, proposed by Assemblyman Tom Ammiano, D-San Francisco, the bill that would make the state the first in the nation to mandate time-and-a-half pay for home-based employees who work more than 9 hours a day or 45 hours a week, PASSED the CA state legislature and is headed to Governor Brown's desk for final passage. As in the rest of the working world, a domestic worker’s immigration status impacts her pay and her work life. Undocumented domestic work...
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