March 14, 2017

Violation #4: Denying Health Care to Our Poorest Kids, Seniors and Families

For Immediate Release: Monday, March 14, 2017 Contact: Michael Soneff (310) 968-5729 Yesterday, the Congressional Budget Office & the Joint Committee on Taxation confirmed that the ACA “repeal and replace” efforts will result in 14 million more people being uninsured next year (2018) under the proposed Republican bill than with Obamacare.  That number will grow to 21 million in 2020 …

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March 6, 2017

Violation #3: Tearing families apart.

For Immediate Release: Monday, March 6, 2017 Contact: Michael Soneff (310) 968-5729 In response to recent deportation raids by U.S. Immigrations and Customs Enforcement, Yolie Flores released the following statement: “Donald Trump’s actions on deportations are beyond sinister.  Not only are they bad for the economy and a waste of resources, but worse, they will tear families apart.  Thousands of …

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March 2, 2017

Violation #2: The Trump/DeVos Privatization Plan

For Immediate Release: Thursday, March 2, 2017 Contact: Michael Soneff (310) 968-5729 In response to House Resolution 610, Yolie Flores released the following statement: “Despite Trump’s rhetoric this week in his address to Congress about giving all kids the opportunity to succeed, Trump has absolutely no regard for the structural barriers in this country that have long denied poor kids and kids …

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February 14, 2017

Marshall Tuck Endorses Yolie Flores for Congress

For Immediate Release February 13, 2017 Los Angeles—Today education leader and former candidate for State Superintendent of Public Instruction Marshall Tuck announced his support for Yolie Flores in the competitive 34th Congressional district special election scheduled for April 4th. “Yolie Flores is the best of Los Angeles. As a social worker and an educator she has spent thirty years helping …

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February 7, 2017

LA School Police Union Backs Yolie For Congress

For Immediate Release February 7, 2017 Los Angeles, CA – Today, the nation’s largest union representing school police, the Los Angeles School Police Association, announced its support for Yolie Flores in her race for US Congress. In announcing their endorsement, Los Angeles School Police Association President Rudy Perez said: “Yolie Flores is a life-long fighter for children and families with …

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February 7, 2017

Yolie’s Statement on Secretary of Education Nominee Betsy DeVos

Congressional Candidate Yolie Flores released the following statement regarding the nomination of Betsy DeVos for Secretary of Education: Donald Trump’s nominee Betsy DeVos does not have the experience, knowledge, or disposition to effectively lead the United States Department of Education.   Ms. DeVos has repeatedly demonstrated that she does not appreciate the important role the federal government plays in public …

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February 4, 2017

Yolie’s Statement on President Trump’s Executive Orders

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, January 25, 2017 Contact: Michael Soneff  (310) 968-5729 In response to President Trump’s actions of Wednesday January 25th, Congressional Candidate Yolie Flores released the following statement. “President Trump’s proposed executive actions on immigration are an insult to our laws as citizens, our values as Americans, and our obligations as human beings. He plans to: Punish US …

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January 17, 2017

Campaign Kickoff & Office Opening!

You’re invited to attend the Campaign Kickoff & Office Opening for Yolie Flores’ campaign for U.S. Congress! Saturday January 28, 2017 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm Yolie for Congress Campaign Office 1577 Colorado Blvd, Los Angeles CA 90041 Please RSVP by email to Jessica@yolieforcongress.com or call (256) 503-5097. P.S. We’re looking for volunteers and interns! Click here for the intern application, …

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January 11, 2017

LAUSD BOARDMEMBER REF RODRIGUEZ ENDORSES YOLIE FLORES FOR CONGRESS

For Immediate Release               January 11, 2017 Los Angeles, CA – Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) Boardmember Ref Rodriguez, whose district includes many of the communities contained within California’s 34th Congressional District (CA 34), announced his endorsement of Yolie Flores’ campaign for Congress today. In announcing his support, Rodriguez stated: “Yolie Flores is a proven reformer who is not …

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December 16, 2016

Yolie Flores Announces Campaign for Congress

For Immediate Release Contact: Derek Humphrey  (951) 805-4167 Los Angeles, CA – Former Los Angeles Unified School District Board Member and education policy leader Yolie Flores announced her candidacy for California’s 34th Congressional District today. The Special Election to succeed Congressman Xavier Becerra is not yet scheduled, but is expected to occur in the Spring of 2017. In announcing her …

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