Press Releases

Assembly Member Santiago Responds to the Elimination of Trump-era ‘Public Charge’ Rule

(Los Angeles, CA) Following the federal Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) issuance of a final rule that restores the historical understanding of a ‘public charge’ that had been in place for decades prior to Trump’s 2019 expansion, Assembly Member Miguel Santiago (D-Los Angeles), who represents various Latinx and Korean immigrant communities, release

Governor Newsom Signs AB 257 and Assembly Member Santiago Responds

(Los Angeles, CA) – Following Governor Newsom’s signing of AB 257, the FAST Recovery Act, which creates a Fast Food Sector Counsel to create fair wages and safety standards to protect fast food employees, Assembly Member Miguel Santiago (D-Los Angeles) who is also a co- author of AB 257 released the following statement: