FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday August 6, 2020
Contact: Dr. Armond Aghakhanian (818) 853-2022
CA State Assemblymember Laura Friedman Endorses Dr. Armond Aghakhanian for Burbank School Board
BURBANK, CA –Dr. Armond Aghakhanian candidate for Burbank School Board welcomed the endorsement of the CA State Assemblymember Laura Friedman.
“I’m thrilled to receive the endorsement of my dear friend Assemblymember Laura Friedman. Just like her, I have a vested interest in giving every Burbank Unified School District student the educational opportunities they need to succeed. I am running for re-election to the Burbank School Board because I want to build on the progress we have made in delivering equal opportunities and first-rate educational programs to our students and stakeholders” said Dr. Aghakhanian.
“I am proud to announce my endorsement and support of Dr. Armond Aghakhanian for the Burbank Board of Education. Over the past five years, Dr. Aghakhanian has proven his dedication to providing safe, healthy, and equitable educational opportunities for every student, teacher, staff, and parent. At these challenging and uncertain times, we need leadership with experience, and he is the right person for the job” stated Assemblymember Laura Friedman.
Laura Friedman was elected to the California State Assembly in November 2016 to represent the 43rd Assembly District which encompasses the cities of Burbank, Glendale, and La Cañada Flintridge, as well as the communities of La Crescenta and Montrose, and the Los Angeles neighborhoods of Atwater Village, Beachwood Canyon, Los Feliz, East Hollywood, Franklin Hills, and Silver Lake.
In her first term in the Assembly, Laura secured $20 million in funding for the completion of the Glendale Riverwalk Project, and authored a package of bills to encourage water conservation, strengthen environmental sustainability, improve access to higher education and health care, and create new avenues for communities to tackle the affordable housing crisis.
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