Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher Calls Trump’s DACA Decision “Hateful,” “Vicious,” “Disgusting”

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

SACRAMENTO  – California State Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher made the following statement following President Trump’s decision today on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, also known as the Dreamers law.

“It’s hateful. It’s vicious. It’s cruel. It’s disgusting.  My heart breaks for the hundreds of thousands of people who are now forced to cope with this living nightmare. I can only pray Congress musters some basic human decency and prevents this horrific policy from becoming reality.”

For more information on this issue or to schedule an interview with Assemblywoman Gonzalez Fletcher, contact Alex Roth at (619) 338-8090 OR (619) 228-3253.

Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher represents California’s 80th Assembly District, located in southern San Diego County, including the cities of San Diego, Chula Vista, and National City. She serves as Chair of the Assembly Committee on Appropriations, Chair of the Assembly Select Committee on Women in the Workplace, and Vice Chair of the California Latino Legislative Caucus.