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Gil Cedillo

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Councilmembers, Taxi Drivers Protest Ridesharing Apps At City Hall

Hundreds of taxicab drivers descended on the steps of City Hall Tuesday morning to protest popular ridesharing apps.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/10/2014

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LA Councilman Wants To Put Brakes On Impounding Cars Of Unlicensed Immigrants

A Los Angeles city councilman wants to put the brakes on impounding vehicles of unlicensed immigrants until a new law allowing them to get driver’s licenses goes into effect.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/02/2013

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Son Of LA City Councilman Under Fire For Job At Recently Scrutinized SoCal Water District

The son of a Los Angeles city councilman has come under fire due to his six-figure salary with a Southern California water district that is reportedly under federal investigation.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/23/2013

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LA Officials Vote To Support Driver’s Licenses For Unauthorized Immigrants

The Los Angeles City Council voted unanimously Wednesday in support of a bill that would allow unauthorized immigrants to apply for driver’s licenses.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/05/2013

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Lawmakers Move To Give Illegal Immigrants Licenses

Hundreds of thousands of young illegal immigrants could get California driver’s licenses if a bill headed to Gov. Jerry Brown becomes law.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/30/2012

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Calif. Moves To Give Licenses To Immigrant Drivers

California is moving to give driver’s licenses to young immigrants who are in the country illegally but would no longer face deportation under a recently announced policy change by the Obama administration.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/29/2012

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Assemblyman Makes 8th Push To License Undocumented Drivers

For Gil Cedillo, the eighth time could be a charm.

08/16/2012

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Governor Brown Signs California Dream Act Into Law

Governor Jerry Brown signed the California Dream Act into law today, greatly pleasing Los Angeles state Assemblyman Gil Cedillo, the bill’s sponsor.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/08/2011

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Senate Approves Limited College Aid For Illegal Immigrant Students

Gov. Jerry Brown will get his chance to let college students who entered the country illegally receive limited financial aid, under a bill approved by the state Senate.

07/14/2011

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Assemblyman Cedillo Considers Suing Over Pay Cuts

State Assemblyman Gil Cedillo is a man on a mission, pushing ahead with his crusade to overturn 18-percent pay cuts for state lawmakers.

01/22/2011