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Mark Kirk Wins Primary Bid In Race for Obama’s Senate Seat

Armenian Caucus Co-Chair Congressman Mark Kirk posted a solid victory on Tuesday, February 2, 2010, in the Illinois Republican primary race for President Obama’s former Senate seat. Kirk, who was endorsed by the Armenian National Committee (ANC) of Illinois, will now go on to face Democrat Alexi Giannoulias in the general election in November.

Glendale ANC Voices Concern on Officers’ Discrimination Suit

-On January 20, 2010, four current and one former sworn officers of the Glendale Police Department Filed a Federal Civil Rights lawsuit in Federal Court alleging Discrimination, Harassment, and Retaliation on the basis of National Origin and Ancestry. The allegations made in the complaint are both disturbing and appalling. Even if a fraction of these allegations in the complaint are established in a court of law, the City of Glendale has a long way to go on the way to becoming the city that we all envision and deserve.