Democratic state legislator
An advisor to Hahn said Wednesday the San Pedro Democrat was weighing a 2016 run to succeed 4th District Supervisor
Hahn advisor Dave Jacobson said she would make up her mind soon about whether to stay in
Janice Hahn's possible election bid for one of the most powerful local government boards in the nation already has touched off a scramble by prospective candidates to succeed her in Congress.
Los Angeles City Councilman
Hall, of Compton, was unequivocal on Thursday.
"If Congresswoman Hahn decides not to run for reelection and instead runs for county supervisor, I will run for [her] congressional seat -- regardless of who else enters the race," Hall said in a statement.
"I will not hesitate and I will enter the race fully focused and determined on winning it," he added.
Hall, who had been a state assemblyman since 2008, succeeded state Sen.