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Nicky Diaz Santillan

Whitman Scandal Highlights Vulnerability of Domestic Workers

Ex-Whitman Housekeeper Honored At Immigrant Rights Gala

The former housekeeper of billionaire California gubernatorial candidate Meg Whitman was honored at an immigrant rights gala in Los Angeles.

CBS San Francisco–04/07/2011

Meg Whitman and Nicky Diaz.

California Nurses Union Reportedly Helped Expose Whitman’s Maid

A powerful California union brought to light the illegal immigrant former housekeeper of billionaire gubernatorial candidate Meg Whitman, according to a newspaper report.

CBS San Francisco–11/23/2010

Meg Whitman and Nicky Diaz.

Whitman To Pay Ex-Housekeeper $5,500 In Unpaid Wages

Former gubernatorial candidate Meg Whitman has agreed to pay her former housekeeper $5,500 in unpaid wages to settle a dispute that erupted in the final month of the campaign.

CBS San Francisco–11/17/2010

Celebrity Attorney Gloria Allred To Represent Former Whitman Housekeeper

Whitman Backs Deporting Former Maid, Then Retracts

Republican gubernatorial candidate Meg Whitman told a television host that her former housekeeper, an illegal immigrant, should be deported, but then stepped away from the comment during a campaign stop Thursday.

CBS San Francisco–10/28/2010

Gloria Allred, Nicky Diaz Santillan

Lawyer Won’t Say Who Connected Her To Whitman Housekeeper

Attorney Gloria Allred refused again to disclose how she came to represent an illegal immigrant housekeeper Republican gubernatorial candidate Meg Whitman employed for nine years.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–10/05/2010

Meg Whitman Addresses Charges By Former Housekeeper

Sovern Nation: Housekeeper Scandal Looms Over Second Debate

Saturday’s Central Valley showdown between CA’s gubernatorial hopefuls was expected to be overshadows by a scandal that, as KCBS’ Doug Sovern reports from the Campaign Watch, has dogged the Whitman campaign.


Whitman Scandal Highlights Vulnerability of Domestic Workers

Whitman Scandal Highlights Vulnerability of Domestic Workers

Domestic workers held a rally Friday calling for greater legal protection of employees who work in other people’s homes.


Gloria Allred, the attorney for Meg Whitman's former housekeeper displays a copy Thursday Sept. 30, 2010 of a purported 2003 letter that she says shows Republican gubernatorial candidate, Meg Whitman knew all along that her maid might be an illegal immigrant, keeping the letter from the government after Whitman's husband, Dr. Griffith Harsh, partially filled it out and told the housekeeper to deal with it, during a news conference in Los Angeles. (AP)

Lawyer: Whitman’s Husband Saw Ex-Maid’s Immigration Letter

The attorney for Meg Whitman’s former housekeeper released a copy Thursday of a purported 2003 letter that she says shows the Republican gubernatorial candidate knew all along that the maid might be an illegal immigrant.

CBS San Francisco–09/30/2010


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