Nancy Pelosi, Hilda Solis To Join LA Rally Highlighting Child Poverty ‘crisis’
Nancy Pelosi, Hilda Solis to join LA rally highlighting child poverty ‘crisis’
On Sunday, U.S. Rep. Nancy Pelosi, civil rights leader and U.S. Rep. John Lewis and State Assemblywoman Autumn Burke will rally in support of state legislation from Burke to combat child poverty.
The legislators, plus leaders of local anti-poverty organizations, will speak at the public event at noon at the St. John’s Well Child & Family Center in South Los Angeles, 808 West 58th St. Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda Solis and U.S. congresswomen Karen Bass and Barbara Lee also are scheduled to speak.
“Child poverty has become a crisis in California,” Burke said Friday.