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Campaign News | Jul 31, 2020

GASC脫N RELEASES PROPOSAL TO OVERHAUL LADA’S DRACONIAN APPROACH TO YOUTH JUSTICE

LOS ANGELES 鈥 Today,聽George Gasc贸n’s campaign聽for Los Angeles District Attorney released its youth justice policy proposal to enhance safety and start treating kids as kids.聽 The campaign also launched a creative new video produced by a 20-year old supporter who will be casting her vote for District Attorney for the first time on November 3. […]
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Campaign News | Jul 31, 2020

GEORGE GASC脫N’S PROPOSED POLICIES TO REFORM THE YOUTH JUSTICE SYSTEM

鈥淭here can be no keener reflection of a society鈥檚 soul than the way it treats its children.鈥澛 – Nelson Mandela For decades, criminal justice experts have known that Los Angeles鈥 approach to prosecuting youth has been mired in a 鈥減unish first鈥 mindset, anchored in the failed prosecution policies of the 1990s.聽 This antiquated approach has […]
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Campaign News | Jul 29, 2020

WORKING FAMILIES PARTY ENDORSES GEORGE GASC脫N FOR DA

LOS ANGELES聽鈥 Today,聽George Gasc贸n’s campaign聽for Los Angeles District Attorney is proud to announce that the Working Families Party has endorsed Gasc贸n’s campaign for聽District Attorney. The Working Families Party is a grassroots, multiracial party of working people coming together to make our nation work for the many, not the few. They work to elect the next […]
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Campaign News - In the News | Jul 28, 2020

CA District Attorneys Urge End to Conflict of Interest between Prosecutors and Police

In a two-page letter written by Contra Costa County DA Diana Becton, former San Francisco DA George Gas膰on, San Francisco DA Chesa Boudin and San Joaquin County DA Tori Verber Salazar, the current and former DAs banded together to call out the conflict of interest (or at least the appearance of one) that had and […]
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Campaign News | Jul 27, 2020

SEIU HEALTHCARE WORKERS ENDORSE GASC脫N FOR LA DISTRICT ATTORNEY

LOS ANGELES 鈥 Today,聽George Gasc贸n’s campaign聽for Los Angeles District Attorney is proud to announce that聽SEIU United Healthcare Workers West (SEIU-UHW) has endorsed Gasc贸n’s campaign for聽District Attorney. SEIU-UHW is a union committed to racial justice that represents more than 97,000 healthcare workers, patients, and healthcare consumers across the state. “SEIU United Healthcare Workers聽West is聽proud to join […]
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