Los Angeles, CA—Supervisor Janice Hahn has released the following statement in response to the results of LAHSA Homeless Count to be released May 31, 2017: “The results of this year’s homeless count are staggering. Homelessness in LA County has grown at a shocking rate. Even as work is being done to get thousands of people […]
Los Angeles, CA—On May 23, the Los Angeles Times featured a tragic story about a mother named Lai Hang who killed her schizophrenic son, George, out of desperation and uncertainty. Even though Ms. Hang had tried to seek treatment for George, the article indicates that the strong cultural stigma against mental illnesses may have contributed […]
Supervisor Hahn Touts Importance of Los Angeles Air Force Base As Trump Administration Considers Base Closures
Today, Supervisor Janice Hahn touted the unique importance of the Los Angeles Air Force Base in El Segundo on the same day that the Trump Administration released its proposed federal budget recommending a new round of military base closures.
Los Angeles, CA- Today, Supervisor Janice Hahn announced news that the Wilmington Cemetery District may see increased funding in the future because of a change proposed today.
Los Angeles, CA- Today, Supervisor Janice Hahn and her colleagues on the Board of Supervisors voted to extend a $20,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of the murderer who stabbed David Cheng Wang and Marian Mei Chung to death last October. The reward was originally set to expire May 14. Supervisor Hahn recommended […]
Today, Supervisor Janice Hahn announced a $3.28 million road improvement project across two segments of road in Rowland Heights and Diamond Bar.
Today, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved a motion offered by Supervisor Janice Hahn to explore enacting a “social host” ordinance in the unincorporated communities of the Palos Verdes Peninsula to discourage underage drinking.
Los Angeles, CA-Today, Supervisor Janice Hahn released the following statement regarding news that the Department of Justice has filed a lawsuit against ExxonMobil, the former operator of the Torrance Refinery, for records on a 2015 explosion and a recent leak of modified hydrofluoric acid (MHF):
“If this bill were to become law, families would see premiums skyrocket and their benefits cut. Tens of millions of Americans would lose coverage entirely, including potentially millions of families here in LA County. This bill represents little more than a rushed and ill-conceived attempt to score a short-term political victory. By nearly every measurement […]
Torrance, CA—Today, Supervisor Janice Hahn released the following statement in response to a report out by the US Chemical Safety Board (CSB) on the 2015 explosion at the Torrance Refinery: “This report is alarming. The US Chemical Safety Board has found that the 2015 explosion was caused by a dangerous lack of safety standards. It is […]