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Campaign News | Sep 14, 2020

SURVIVORS OF CRIME LAUNCH “VICTIMS FOR GASC脫N” TO FIGHT THE FEAR TACTICS OF DA LACEY AND HER POLICE UNION ENABLERS

LOS ANGELES 鈥 Today, survivors of crime that work with a long list of victim advocacy groups in LA and beyond launched “Victims for Gasc贸n” in support of Gasc贸n’s candidacy for Los Angeles District Attorney. The group seeks to raise awareness about DA Lacey and her campaign’s backwards attempts to stoke fear as she runs […]
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Campaign News | Sep 14, 2020

GEORGE GASC脫N’S PROPOSED POLICIES ON ADVANCING A VICTIM-CENTERED APPROACH TO CRIMINAL JUSTICE IN LOS ANGELES

Victim-Centered Justice Supporting victims in their journey to becoming survivors is fundamental to community safety. When a person has been harmed, wronged, or experienced loss at the hands of another, they need justice and healing. The criminal justice system must ensure that they have the rights and resources necessary to defend themselves, as well as […]
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Campaign News | Sep 10, 2020

TOP PROSECUTOR IN AMERICA’S 2ND LARGEST JURISDICTION BACKS GASC脫N

LOS ANGELES 鈥 Today, Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx endorsed George Gasc贸n to be the next District Attorney of Los Angeles. Foxx is the first African American woman to lead the Cook County State鈥檚 Attorney鈥檚 Office, which is the second largest prosecutor鈥檚 office in the country. “For too long, our dated system of justice […]
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Campaign News | Sep 09, 2020

LONGTIME OPPONENT OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE REFORM, JACKIE LACEY, SUDDENLY ANNOUNCES OPPOSITION TO PROPOSITION 20

Los Angeles – Today, George Gasc贸n released the following statement following Jackie Lacey’s uncharacteristic opposition of Proposition 20 during an event last week.聽Jackie Lacey has made a career of rejecting commonsense criminal justice reforms鈥搃ncluding all聽three that Proposition 20 seeks to roll back鈥搈aking the motivations for her sudden change of heart in the waning days of […]
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Campaign News | Sep 01, 2020

GASC脫N LAUNCHES NEW TECHNOLOGY TO SUPPORT SOCIALLY DISTANCED FIELD CAMPAIGN

LOS ANGELES –聽 Today, George Gasc贸n’s campaign for Los Angeles District Attorney launched an innovative online field effort in order to prioritize the health and safety of organizers and community members during the Covid-19 global pandemic. “Our coalition is growing rapidly and we have a responsibility to protect the health and safety of the hundreds […]
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