31Jan

Supervisors Hahn and Ridley-Thomas Fund Strategic Effort to Address Homelessness in South Bay

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 31, 2017 Contact: Liz Odendahl lodendahl@bos.lacounty.gov (213) 379-6301 Los Angeles, CA—Today, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors approved a program initiated by Supervisors Janice Hahn and Mark Ridley-Thomas to fund a continued partnership with People Assisting the Homeless (PATH) and South Bay Cities to strategically address homelessness in the South […]

26Jan

Supervisor Hahn Participates in First Metro Board Meeting as a Director

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 26, 2017 Contact: Liz Odendahl lodendahl@bos.lacounty.gov (213) 379-6301 Los Angeles, CA—Today, Supervisor Janice Hahn took part in her first full Metro board meeting as a member of the Board of Directors.  Supervisor Hahn will be a powerful voice in the implementation of major transportation policy and efforts to better connect Los […]

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 […]

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 […]