Ardy Kassakhian Demonstrates Strength in Campaign Finance Filing

Ardy Kassakhian announced today that his campaign committee has raised more than $300,000, demonstrating the strong community support for his campaign for Assembly District 43. When campaign finance reports are due on July 31, the Ardy Kassakhian for Assembly committee will report contributions of more than $150,000 for the period January 1 – June 30, 2015. “I’m humbled by the strong support I’ve received for my campaign for Assembly,” Kassakhian said.  “My top priorities in the Assembly will be building stronger, safer communities with a growing economy, good schools and a safe and healthy environment.”

For Immediate Release                                                             
July 17, 2015
Contact: Rose Kapolczynski
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ARDY KASSAKHIAN DEMONSTRATES STRENGTH IN CAMPAIGN FINANCE FILING
Total raised for Assembly campaign tops $300K

GLENDALE - Ardy Kassakhian announced today that his campaign committee has raised more than $300,000, demonstrating the strong community support for his campaign for Assembly District 43. 


When campaign finance reports are due on July 31, the Ardy Kassakhian for Assembly committee will report contributions of more than $150,000 for the period January 1 – June 30, 2015. 

“I’m humbled by the strong support I’ve received for my campaign for Assembly,” Kassakhian said.  “My top priorities in the Assembly will be building stronger, safer communities with a growing economy, good schools and a safe and healthy environment.”

Ardy Kassakhian’s campaign committee has received donations from more than 500 contributors during the campaign to date. Unlike other candidates for AD 43, Ardy has not loaned personal funds to his campaign.

Ardy Kassakhian launched his Assembly campaign last year. Since that time, he has been meeting with voters and community leaders from Los Feliz to La Cañada to get their perspectives on issues facing their communities. Kassakhian is running to represent Assembly District 43, which includes the communities of Burbank, Glendale, La Cañada Flintridge, La Crescenta-Montrose and the Los Angeles neighborhoods of Atwater Village, East Hollywood, Franklin Hills, Hollywood Hills, Los Feliz and Silver Lake. The primary election will be held on June 7, 2016. To learn more about Ardy Kassakhian, visit his website at www.ArdyforAssembly.com or follow him on Facebook and Twitter.

About Ardy Kassakhian

Ardy Kassakhian grew up and attended public schools in Glendale. He was first elected Glendale City Clerk in 2005. As Clerk, he has reduced government waste by introducing environmentally sound practices, made election information easier to access and worked to increase voter participation. Ardy graduated from UCLA and the Executive Program at Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government. He lives with his wife Courtney and their young son in Glendale.

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