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April 5, 2022

Supervisor Janice Hahn Appoints Pico Rivera Resident to LA County Juvenile Justice Coordinating Council

Los Angeles, CA — Today, Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn appointed Pico Rivera resident Alexis Hernandez to serve on the County’s Juvenile Justice Coordinating Council, the 28-member body charged with assisting LA County in developing and implementing a continuum of responses to address and prevent juvenile crime.

“The Juvenile Justice Coordinating Council plays a key [...] Read more

March 24, 2022

Hahn Throws Support Behind New Effort to Hire Spanish Speakers at Metro

Hahn Throws Support Behind New Effort to Hire Spanish Speakers at Metro

San Pedro, CA – Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn has thrown her support behind a new program designed to ensure Metro recruits and hires more Spanish speakers.

“These jobs and opportunities at Metro should be open to everyone, regardless of what language they are most comfortable speaking,” said Supervisor Janice Hahn. “Spanish speakers have been [...] Read more

March 17, 2022

Hahn Motion will Bring Metro Career Opportunities to Southeast LA County, Gateway Cities Communities

Cerritos, CA – Today, the Metro Board advanced a motion by Supervisor Hahn to create new access to career opportunities at Metro specifically for communities in Southeast LA County and the Gateway Cities. Hahn’s motion seeks to bring trainings that right now are only available at one school in downtown Los Angeles to communities like [...] Read more

March 15, 2022

LA County Supervisors back Newsom’s CARE Court Plan

Los Angeles, CA – Today, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors threw their support behind Governor Newsom’s recently unveiled CARE Court proposal, a new framework to address the growing mental health and homelessness crisis in California.

The Board unanimously approved a motion authored by Supervisor Janice Hahn and coauthored by Supervisor Kathryn Barger which directs [...] Read more

March 15, 2022

Supervisor Hahn Names Leader of Workers’ strike Woman of the Year

Norwalk, CA – During today’s meeting of the LA County Board of Supervisors, Supervisor Janice Hahn named Cristina Lujan Woman of the Year for the Fourth District. Lujan emerged as a leader of a recent workers’ strike for fairer compensation at the Jon Donaire Desserts in Santa Fe Springs.

“I was honored to have had the [...] Read more

March 2, 2022

Board of Supervisors Condemn Russia, offer Support for Ukrainian Refugees, Take Steps to Divest from Russia

Board of Supervisors Condemn Russia, offer Support for Ukrainian Refugees, Take Steps to Divest from Russia

Los Angeles, CA — Today, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to condemn Russia’s war of aggression against Ukraine, offer support to Ukrainian refugees and Ukrainians living in Los Angeles County, and take steps to divest from Russia.

“Over the last several days we have witnessed the incredible strength, bravery, and unwavering patriotism [...] Read more

February 23, 2022

Supervisor Hahn Congratulates Santa Fe Springs Bakery Workers on Ratifying Agreement, Ending Strike

Supervisor Hahn Congratulates Santa Fe Springs Bakery Workers on Ratifying Agreement, Ending Strike

482935 Jon Donaire Labor Strike 01-04-22 (Bryan Chan / Los Angeles County)

Santa Fe Springs, CA – LA County Supervisor Janice Hahn is congratulating the Jon Donaire Desserts workers who have approved an agreement and ended their strike after 113 days on the picket line.

“These women and men have spent 113 long days on strike,” [...] Read more

February 23, 2022

Hahn Calls Relaxed Indoor Mask Mandate a Step in the Right Direction

San Pedro, CA — Today, Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn is calling the new LA County Public Health Order which relaxes the existing indoor mask mandate a “welcome step in the right direction.” The new order will allow businesses verifying vaccination status to make masking optional for fully vaccinated individuals.

“I still think that the better [...] Read more

February 15, 2022

As 7th Anniversary of Torrance Refinery Explosion Approaches, Hahn Renews Effort to Ban MHF

As 7th Anniversary of Torrance Refinery Explosion Approaches, Hahn Renews Effort to Ban MHF

Torrance, CA — As the 7th anniversary of the 2015 Torrance Refinery explosion approaches on February 18th, Supervisor Janice Hahn is renewing her effort to require local refineries to convert from deadly Modified Hydrofluoric Acid (MHF) to safer alternatives.

“The 2015 explosion at the Torrance Refinery was bad, but it easily could have been catastrophic,” said Supervisor [...] Read more

February 15, 2022

Hahn Motion Ensures County COVID Response Meets Needs of Immunocompromised and Disabled Residents

Hahn Motion Ensures County COVID Response Meets Needs of Immunocompromised and Disabled Residents

Los Angeles, CA – Today the LA County Board of Supervisors passed a motion by Supervisor Janice Hahn to ensure the County’s pandemic response and recovery strategy prioritizes the needs of its immunocompromised and disabled residents, including through expanding access to PCR testing, in-home vaccinations, PPE, and more.

“This virus doesn’t affect all people equally, which means the [...] Read more

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