Registration Opens for $3,000 Seismic Retrofit Grants

Earthquake Brace + Bolt available to more homeowners in more California cities

SACRAMENTO, Calif, Jan. 23, 2018—Registration opens today for eligible homeowners to receive grants of up to $3,000 for seismic retrofits of their older homes, making them more resistant to earthquake damage.

Assemblymember Nazarian Secures $3.7 Million for the United States only Parkinson’s Disease Registry in the 2017 - 18 Assembly & Senate Budget Proposal

Assemblymember Adrin Nazarian (D-Sherman Oaks)

(Sacramento, CA) Assemblymember Adrin Nazarian (D-Sherman Oaks) secured $3.7 million to fund a Parkinson’s disease registry in California. AB 2248, passed in 2004 established the Parkinson’s disease registry modeled after the world renowned California Cancer Registry. The Parkinson’s disease registry has never been funded.

Landmark Turkish Divestment Bill Passes California Assembly Appropriations Committee

AB 1597 Goes to Full Assembly for Historic Vote

(Sacramento, CA) Today, AB 1597, the Divestment from Turkish Bonds Act, passed the Assembly Appropriations Committee, clearing the way for a historic vote to hold Turkey accountable for their continued denial of the genocide of 1.5 million Armenians.

“I am humbled and grateful for my colleagues in the Assembly for joining with me to fight for justice for the 1.5 million Armenian souls who perished in the Genocide,” stated Assemblymember Adrin Nazarian. “If Turkey continues to fund Armenian Genocide deniers they must be financially punished.”