*WASHINGTON, DC— Today, Congresswoman Janice Hahn (CA-44) released the following statement regarding the newly–elected Mayor of Compton (CA.), Aja Brown:
“Congratulations to Aja Brown, Compton’s new Mayor-elect.Yesterday’s election was an historic moment for the City of Compton. Aja Brown will become Compton’s second woman mayor, the first woman mayor in over three decades.
Brown inspired voters with her vision of a revitalized Compton, built around the resilient and close-knit community. Her strong business acumen andlong-standing commitment to the people of Compton will serve the city well. This election is a victory that touts the strength of the diverse Compton community and reflects the city’s bright future. I look forward to working with Mayor Brown as she works to promote a prosperous, transparent and inclusive Compton.”