Assembly Member Santiago Joins Fight to Expand Unemployment Benefits to Excluded Immigrant Workers

Friday, January 20, 2023

(Los Angeles, CA) – As storms continue to batter California creating precarious employment for California workers, dozens of immigrant and worker rights advocates and state legislators joined together to launch the 2023 Safety Net for All campaign to secure unemployment benefits for excluded immigrant workers in California. State Senator Maria Elena Durazo, Assembly Member Miguel Santiago, immigrant rights leaders and community members gathered in Downtown Los Angeles Friday to call for the passage of SB 227, the Safety Net for All Workers Act, introduced Jan. 19 by Sen.