Elections 2010 articles

ANCA-WR Endorsed Candidates Win Big in California Elections

The Armenian National Committee of America–Western Region (ANCA-WR) endorsed candidates swept the elections in California statewide, Congressional, State Senate, and State Assembly races. The ANCA-WR welcomes the election of proven supporters of the Armenian community: Jerry Brown as California Governor and Barbara Boxer to the U.S. Senate.

California’s Armenian American Vote Is Not For Sale

As we get closer to California’s November Election, one race seems to grab all the attention–the race for Governor. From record spending of $141.5 million by Meg Whitman to allegations of her housekeeper being an illegal immigrant to Jerry Brown’s aid referring to Whitman as a “whore” during a recorded phone conversation, this race sure has all the dynamics and the drama of something out of a Hollywood movie. But this is not Hollywood.

ANCA Endorses Deval Patrick for Governor and Steve Grossman for Treasurer in Massachusetts Elections

The Armenian National Committee of America (ANCA) has announced its endorsements of Governor Deval Patrick for Governor and Steve Grossman for Treasurer of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Gov. Patrick has been an outspoken supporter of Armenian issues and has committed himself to the recognition of the Armenian Genocide while Grossman has committed himself to promoting trade between Massachusetts and Armenia if elected.

Midterm Elections and the Armenian-American Community

ANCA-WR Political Affairs Staffer Shant Nahapetian talks to Manoug Seraydarian on Horizon 180 about the upcoming Nov. 2 Midterm elections and its importance to the Armenian-American voter. With many strong supporters of Armenian issues facing tight re-election battles, Nahapetian states that this election is vital to the advancement of Armenian-American issues on the local, state and national levels.