Hahn Writes to Governor Newsom Requesting Additional Healthcare Workers and USNS Mercy Hospital Ship

San Pedro, CA— Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn has written a letter to California Governor Gavin Newsom supporting SEIU 721’s request for additional healthcare workers in Los Angeles County hospitals in response to the surge of COVID-19 hospitalizations. Hahn is also requesting that Governor Newsom call on federal partners to dispatch the USNS Mercy hospital ship to the Port of Los Angeles.

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Supervisor Hahn Unveils $330k Program to Support Restaurants and Help Families

San Pedro, CA — Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn’s office has dedicated $330,000 to a program designed to support struggling restaurants and families in need.

“People are hurting,” said Supervisor Janice Hahn. “Through no fault of their own, people have lost jobs and wages, and small businesses have been shuttered. We designed this program to get food on families’ tables while at the same time supporting restaurants that are struggling right now.”

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The Darkest Day of the Year

Today is the Winter Solstice — the shortest, darkest day of the year.

In so many ways, we have been in the dark this year. We have so many unanswered questions. We have so much fear and sorrow that we can’t make sense of.

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Supervisor Hahn Urges State to Prioritize Teachers in Vaccination Plan

Los Angeles, CA — In letters to Governor Newsom, California Department of Public Health, and Center for Disease Control, Supervisor Janice Hahn is calling for teachers and school personnel to be prioritized to receive the COVID-19 vaccine.

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Shelter Project Nearly Complete in Redondo Beach

Redondo Beach, CA —  Today, LA County Supervisor Janice Hahn joined Mayor Bill Brand in touring a site in Redondo Beach where 15 individual pallet homes have been built as part of a yearlong pilot program to house homeless individuals in the area.

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LA County Board of Supervisors Back Federal Coronavirus Relief Bill



Los Angeles, CA –
Today, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to support a motion by Supervisor Janice Hahn calling on Congress to pass the latest COVID-19 federal relief package.

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Board of Supervisors to Vote on Support for Federal Stimulus

Los Angeles, CA – On Tuesday, December 8, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors will vote on a motion by Supervisor Janice Hahn to formally support the latest proposal of a federal Coronavirus stimulus package.

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Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum Torch Lit in Honor of Rafer Johnson

Los Angeles, CA — Today, LA County Supervisor Janice Hahn, who serves as the President of the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum Commission, announced that the Coliseum’s Torch has been lit in honor of Rafer Johnson, the famed decathlete and actor who passed away today in his Sherman Oaks home.

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Op-Ed: Dining Ban is Bad Policy

Op-Ed By Supervisors Janice Hahn and Kathryn Barger

Since it was announced this weekend, our phones have not stopped ringing with calls and texts from people opposing the ban on outdoor dining at restaurants that takes effect today. So many of the shutdowns during this pandemic have been devastating to industries but this one has generated such a backlash because it feels like a betrayal.

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Supervisor Hahn Releases Statement Opposing Shutting Down Outdoor Dining

San Pedro, CA — Today, Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn released a statement opposing the decision to shut down outdoor dining for three weeks in response to a growing number of COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations. Hahn coauthored a motion with Supervisor Kathryn Barger to allow outdoor dining to continue at 50% capacity. The motion failed with a 2-3 vote.

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