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June 7, 2016 — California Primary Election

District 43 — California State Assembly

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About this office

State assembly members introduce and vote on new laws, hold hearings, and draft the state budget. They are elected to two-year terms.
For this office, only the two candidates who get the most votes in the primary election advance to the general election. The two candidates may be from the same political party.
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Candidates

You can vote for 1 of these 8 candidates.

Laura Friedman

Democratic
Gendale City Councilmember
Top 3 Priorities
  1. FIGHTING POVERY. Too many people in our community...
  2. EDUCATION. I pledge to increase education funding...
  3. ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY. I will fight to preserve...
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Ardy Kassakhian

Democratic
City Clerk for the City of Glendale
Top 3 Priorities
  1. INCREASE FUNDING FOR PUBLIC SCHOOLS I’ll fight to...
  2. KEEP ENTERTAINMENT JOBS IN OUR AREA As City Clerk...
  3. ENSURE GUNS ARE KEPT AWAY FROM THE WRONG HANDS Many...
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Andrew J. Blumenfeld

Democratic
Public School Teacher
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Education Reform
  2. Transformation of our water collection system
  3. Revitalization of our state’s transportation system
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Dennis R. Bullock

Democratic
High School Educator and former Dean...
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Water: California needs to return to a supply-based...
  2. Education Funding: I have proposed an innovative plan...
  3. Minimum Wage: I believe in an incremental, statewide...
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Aaron Cervantes

American Independent
Detention Officer
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Helping Veterans, Job Growth, and helping Small Business.
  2. Education k-12 and higher education.
  3. Infrastructer and community development.
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