GLENDALE–The Armenian National Committee – Political Action Committee has announced its endorsement of Laura Chick for Los Angeles City Controller–citing her long-time support and advocacy for issues of concern to the Armenian American community of the greater Los Angeles area.
As the City Council representative from Los Angeles’ 3rd Council District–Chick has–over the past eight years–maintained a consistent relationship with the Armenian American community in her district. Her voting record on the City Council reflects her unwavering stance on critical issues–such as the recognition and proper affirmation of the Armenian Genocide.
"Few others can rival Laura Chick’s record on Armenian American issues in the City of Los Angeles," explained Nshan Bostanian–of ANC – San Fernando Valley Chapter. "With her compassion–her intelligence–and her genuine concern–Laura Chick is the most appropriate individual to hold City-wide office in our city–and the Armenian American community will continue to work with her to advance issues of concern to our community particularly–and our city in general."
Los Angeles City elections will take place on Tuesday–April 10–2001.