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Campaign News - In the News | Jul 24, 2020

鈥淐rearemos una oficina para investigar a los polic铆as鈥, George Gasc贸n

A menos de tres meses de las elecciones de noviembre, George Gasc贸n, candidato a fiscal del condado de Los 脕ngeles dijo que sus tres prioridades para convencer a los votantes indecisos son: un alto inmediato a la pena de muerte y al enjuiciamiento de menores de edad, pero tambi茅n un acercamiento a las v铆ctimas que […]
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Campaign News - In the News | Jul 10, 2020

ANCA WR Interns Meet with George Gasc贸n

Armenian National Committee of America-Western Region Summer 2020 Interns on July 6 were provided an exclusive opportunity to meet with LA County District Attorney candidate George Gasc贸n. Gasc贸n spoke about his experiences as a former Los Angeles police officer and Mesa, Arizona, police chief, and his eventual ascent to the District Attorney position in San […]
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Campaign News - In the News | Jul 09, 2020

Soccer Champ Megan Rapinoe Endorses Police Reformer George Gasc贸n for LA District Attorney

World Champion soccer player and political activist, Megan Rapinoe of the U.S. Women鈥檚 National Team, announced today that she endorses George Gasc贸n鈥檚 campaign for Los Angeles County District Attorney, citing his goals of a more equitable justice system as a primary reason for the endorsement […]
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Campaign News - In the News | Jul 04, 2020

Protests over police brutality and criminal justice reform intensify race for L.A. district attorney

LOS ANGELES – The November contest between Lacey and former San Francisco Dist. Atty. George Gasc贸n to oversee the nation鈥檚 largest prosecutor鈥檚 office had already been framed as a test of appetites for criminal justice reform, with Gasc贸n the flag-bearer for a nationwide movement to elect progressive prosecutors and Lacey representing a more traditional approach […]
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Campaign News - In the News | Jun 30, 2020

Gasc贸n finds his moment in L.A. district attorney race

“These reform issues 鈥 and their profound effect on racial disparities 鈥 are now in the forefront of talk from living rooms to the streets. For a district attorney鈥檚 race, a reform agenda has gone from tough sell to impossible to avoid […]”
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