San Gabriel ANC Meets With State Senator Calderon

MONTEBELLO–Representatives of the Armenian National Committee-San Gabriel Valley chapter met with Assemblyman Ron Calderon (D-Montebello) to express ANC’s support for his State Senate campaign and thank him for his support of Armenian issues while he served in the Assembly. Assemblyman Calderon currently represents the 58th Assembly District and is the Democratic candidate for the 30th Senatorial District." Calderon has supported issues of interest to the Armenian-American community at the state level throughout his two terms in office." He has voted in support of the resolution marking April 24 as a Day of Remembrance of the Armenian Genocide." He has voted in support of the legislation that established the California Trade Office in Yerevan." He has voted in support of the legislation that mandates that heirs of Armenian Genocide victims be allowed to sue foreign banks that have refused to pay life insurance policies to victims of the Genocide. During the meeting, the Assemblyman underscored the fact that if elected to the State he would continue to support Armenian issues in the State Legislature.


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