25Jan

Supervisor Hahn Releases Statement Regarding Trump Executive Actions on Immigration

Los Angeles, CA—Today, Supervisor Janice Hahn released the following statement regarding President Donald Trump’s executive actions on immigration: “Today’s executive orders do nothing to fix our broken immigration system. Cutting off federal funding to cities is misguided and will do vastly more harm than good.  Instead, President Trump should be focused on working with Congress […]

24Jan

Supervisor Hahn Pushes Reform to Allow EMTs to Bring Intoxicated Patients to Sobering Centers

PRESS RELEASE January 24, 2017 Contact: Liz Odendahl lodendahl@bos.lacounty.gov (213) 379-6301 Los Angeles, CA—Today, Supervisor Janice Hahn pushed for commonsense reform to allow EMTs and paramedics to bring patients to mental health urgent care centers and sobering centers. Under current California State law, law enforcement personnel are allowed to transport intoxicated patients or patients experiencing […]

21Jan

Supervisor Hahn Addresses Historic Women’s March

In an impassioned speech, Supervisor Hahn stood outside City Hall and addressed the 750,000 L.A. County residents who streamed into Downtown L.A. on Saturday morning to protest President Donald Trump’s hateful rhetoric on his first full day of office.  She vowed to lead by example and defend the progressive values and civil rights of all L.A. County residents at every single […]

12Jan

Board Passes Supervisor Hahn’s Motion to Address County Cyberattack Readiness

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 10, 2017 Contact: Liz Odendahl lodendahl@bos.lacounty.gov (213) 379-6301 Los Angeles, CA—Today, the Los Angeles Board of Supervisors unanimously approved Supervisor Janice Hahn’s motion to study the County’s cybersecurity preparedness. Her motion comes after recent news that LA County employees had been the target of a phishing attack. “Cyberattacks are not going […]

20Dec

Hahn and Solis Create Legal Aid Fund for Immigrants Facing Deportation

LOS ANGELES- Today, Supervisors Janice Hahn and Hilda Solis offered a motion they have coauthored to create a fund to provide legal representation for Los Angeles County undocumented immigrants who are facing deportation but are unable to afford a lawyer. “Undocumented immigrants facing deportation proceedings find themselves in terrifying circumstances that could alter the rest […]

20Dec

Hahn Instructs LA County to File Lawsuit against Chromium 6 Emitting Company in Paramount

Los Angeles, CA—Today, Supervisor Janice Hahn (District 4) instructed the Office of the County Counsel to file a public nuisance lawsuit against Anaplex, a metal plating business in the city of Paramount.  The County’s Department of Public Health determined Anaplex to be emitting unsafe levels of chromium 6, a known human carcinogen. The lawsuit will […]