ERA Committee: Time Is Up, We Need the ERA
The ERA has been introduced in Congress every year since 1923 (95 times) and needs ratification by two more states. The Illinois Senate voted to ratify the ERA on April 11, 2018; it is now heading to the Illinois House
Committee member Elizabeth Robinson tells us why we need the ERA.
SBWPC speaks out in support of
The Gun Violence Restraining Order Act (HR 2598) sponsored by Congressman Salud Carbajal and the Gun Violence Prevention Order Act (S 1212) sponsored by Senator Feinstein:
SBWPC submitted a letter to the Santa Barbara Fire and Police Commission supporting the funding of a full-time Information and Education Officer to ensure that our Spanish Language community is fully informed throughout emergencies such as the deadly fires and deadly debris flows we recently experienced.
For this letter and more, click here
The Legislative & Advocacy Committee interviewed Congressman Salud Carbajal and Assemblymember Monique Limon about their first term in office.
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