Washington, DC — Today, Supervisor Janice Hahn went to the Pentagon to meet with Deputy Director Steve Arenson to discuss the Los Angeles Air Force Base and the importance of keeping it operating.Read more
Washington, DC — Today, Supervisor Hahn, her colleagues on the Board of Supervisors, and LA County officials are in Washington, DC to meet with Members of Congress and the Administration.Read more
Los Angeles, CA — Today, Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn announced that visitors and residents of Marina del Rey, Playa Vista, and Venice Beach will now be able to ride the popular “summer” beach shuttle all year long, for free.Read more
Los Angeles, CA — Today, Supervisors Janice Hahn and Mark Ridley-Thomas proposed the development of a Mobile Stroke Unit program to help better treat stroke patients in LA County.Read more
Los Angeles, CA — Today, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved a motion authored by Supervisor Janice Hahn to proclaim April 17 to be Cambodian Genocide Remembrance Day. This marks the first time in history that LA County recognizes the Cambodian Genocide.Read more
San Pedro, CA — On April 23, Supervisor Janice Hahn will partner with the LA Harbor International Film Festival (LAHIFF) to sponsor a free special screening of the acclaimed film Crows of the Desert in honor of LA County Armenian History Month. The screening will take place at San Pedro’s Warner Grand Theater.Read more
Los Angeles, CA - On April 6, Supervisor Janice Hahn addressed the inaugural meeting of the Bringing Our Loved Ones Home Task Force. The objective of the task force is to research the most effective ways to find individuals with autism, Alzheimer’s disease, dementia, and other memory-related diseases in the event that they wander away from their caretakers. According to the Alzheimer’s Association, 60% of people with dementia will wander at some point. Wandering is a common and often dangerous symptom associated with these conditions.Read more
Los Angeles, CA — Today, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors recognized the long career and achievements of Associated Press photographer Nick Ut. In honor of his retirement from the AP, the Supervisors presented him with a County scroll and will proclaim April 4, 2017 to be “Nick Ut Day” in LA County.
Nick Ut has been working for the AP in Los Angeles for decades but is perhaps most well-known for his photography during the Vietnam War and his iconic photo of “Napalm Girl” Kim Phuc after her clothes had been burned off in a napalm attack.Read more
San Pedro, CA — Today, Supervisor Janice Hahn released the following statement regarding the brutal beating of San Pedro High student Evan Jimenez:
“I join the San Pedro community in praying for the recovery of SPHS student Evan Jimenez who was attacked and brutally beaten in San Pedro late Thursday night. Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputies are working to identify the two men suspected in the attack. This crime was barbaric and cruel and I will do everything in my power to assist the Sheriff’s Department in bringing those responsible to justice. As a mother and grandmother, my heart goes out to Evan’s family during this difficult time."