ANCA-WR Endorsements

With primary elections approaching on June 7th, Armenian-Americans have an important opportunity to ensure our community’s collective voice is heard, and are poised to play a significant role in shaping the future of the county. 

The ANCA-WR will continue to announce its endorsements as it works tirelessly to ensure issues of significance to the Armenian-American community are addressed by candidates ahead of the upcoming elections.


U.S. Senate

Alex Padilla (D-CA)


U.S. House of Representatives

Jared Huffman (CA-02)

John Garamendi (CA-08)

Josh Harder (CA-09)

Nancy Pelosi (CA-11)

Barbara Lee (CA-12)

Kevin Mullin (CA-15)

Anna Eshoo (CA-16)

Ro Khanna (CA-17)

Zoe Lofgren (CA-18)

Jimmy Panetta (CA-19)

Jim Costa (CA-21)

David Valadao (CA-22)

Salud Carbajal (CA-24)

Julia Brownley (CA-26)

Judy Chu (CA-28)

Tony Cardenas (CA-29)

Adam Schiff (CA-30)

Brad Sherman (CA-32)

Jimmy Gomez (CA-34)

Norma Torres (CA-35)

Ted Lieu (CA-36)

Linda Sanchez (CA-38)

Ken Calvert (CA-41)

Nanette Barragan (CA-44)

Mike Levin (CA-49)

Juan Vargas (CA-52)


California Governor

Gavin Newsom


California Lieutenant Governor 

Eleni Kounalakis


California Attorney General

Rob Bonta


California Insurance Commissioner

Ricardo Lara


California State Controller

Ron Galperin


California State Senate

Lily Mei (SD-10)

Daniel Hertzberg (SD-20)

Maria Durazo (SD-24)

Ben Allen (SD-26)

Bob Archuleta (SD-30)


California State Assembly

Jim Patterson (AD-08)

Mia Bonta (AD-18)

Phil Ting (AD-19)

Diane Papan (AD-21)

Evan Low (AD-26)

Vince Fong (AD-33)

Suzette Valladares (AD-40)

Chris Holden (AD-41)

Luz Rivas (AD-43)

Laura Friedman (AD-44)

Jesse Gabriel (AD-46)

Blanca Rubio (AD-48)

Mike Fong (AD-49)

Eloise Gomez Reyes (AD-50)

Rick Chavez Zbur (AD-51)

Lisa Calderon (AD-56)

Reginald Byron Jones-Sawyer (AD-57)

Anthony Rendon (AD-62)

Al Muratsuchi (AD-66)

Randy Voepel (AD-75)


Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors 

Hilda Solis (District 1)

Henry Stern (District 3)


Los Angeles County Assessor

Jeffrey Prang


Los Angeles Unified School District Board of Education

Kelly Gonez

Dr. Rocio Rivas


Mayor of Los Angeles City

Kevin De Leon


Los Angeles City Controller

Paul Koretz


Los Angeles City Attorney

Kevin James


Los Angeles City Council

Gilbert Cedillo (District 1)

Bob Blumenfield (District 3)

Sam Yebri (District 5)

Monica Rodriguez (District 7)

Mitch O’Farrell (District 13)

Tim McOsker (District 15)


Glendale City Council

Ara Najarian

Vrej Agajanian

Elen Asatryan


Glendale City Clerk

Greg Krikorian


Glendale Unified School District Board of Education

Dr. Armina Gharpetian

Shant Sahakian

Lerna Amiryans


Glendale Community College Board of Trustees

Dr. Armina Hacopian

Yvette Vartanian Davis

Ann H. Ransford



U.S. House of Representatives

Dina Titus (NV-01)

Danny Tarkanian (NV-02)

Susie Lee (NV-03)

Steven Horsford (NV-04)


Nevada Secretary of State

Gerard Ramalho


Clark County Sheriff

Kevin McMahill


Las Vegas City Council

Victoria Seaman



U.S. House of Representatives

Raul Grijalva (AZ-03)

David Schweikert (AZ-06)

Debbie Lesko (AZ-08)



Colorado Governor

Jared Polis


U.S. House of Representatives

Diana DeGette (CO-01)

Joe Neguse (CO-02)

Jason Crow (CO-06)




U.S. House of Representatives

Earl Blumenauer (OR-03)



U.S. House of Representatives

Suzan DelBene (WA-01)

Derek Kilmer (WA-06)

Adam Smith (WA-09)


The Armenian National Committee of America-Western Region is the largest and most influential Armenian American grassroots organization in the Western United States and working with its network of local offices and chapters throughout the region, the ANCA-WR ensures that the concerns of the Armenian American community are heard in the halls of government. All members of the community who are U.S. citizens are encouraged to support the Armenian Cause by voting in each election.