Statement on Board of Supervisors’ Decision to Support Trump’s Lawsuit

San Diego –  The San Diego County Board of Supervisors’ voted today to support the Trump administration’s misguided lawsuit against California policies that strengthen public safety while protecting families from the president’s deportation force.

San Diego County Supervisor Ron Roberts Urges County to ‘Stay Out of the Issue’

The San Diego Immigrant Rights Consortium met with the office of San Diego County Supervisor Ron Roberts to discuss the upcoming decision from the county on if they will join the Trump administration’s lawsuit against Senate Bill 54, known as the “California Values Act.” Supervisor Roberts has urged the county supervisors to stay out of the issue citing, “…we are asked to weigh in on issues…where we have no direct control and responsibility to act.” See below for a photocopy of his letter.

County Should Listen To Sheriff Gore on Joining Trump Lawsuit: ‘Stay out of it’

For Immediate Release

March 29, 2018

Media Contact:
Hiram Soto
858.349.7940
hiram@alliancesd.org

SAN DIEGO, CA — The San Diego County Board of Supervisors is considering joining a Trump administration lawsuit against the state of California over policies that strengthen public safety for all while protecting families from the president’s deportation force.

San Diego Elected Officials: “We need a Clean Dream Act Now!”

San Diego Elected Officials: “We need a Clean Dream Act Now!”

Bipartisan group sends letter to Congress on National Day of Action in Support of the Dream Act

San DiegoIn a display of bipartisan support, two dozen local and state elected officials signed onto a letter asking Congress to protect Dreamers without further militarizing border communities.

The letter is being sent to Members of Congress today and coincides with a National Day of Action in support of a clean Dream Act. Immigrant youth, advocates and people of faith are issuing statements and demonstrating across the country in a unified display of support for Dreamers and their families.  

San Diego Elected Officials Sign Letter Urging Passage of a Clean Dream Act

In a display of bipartisan support, two dozen local and state elected officials signed onto a letter that urges Congress to protect Border Dreamers without further militarizing our communities.