Press Release

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

(Sacramento, CA) Today, Assemblymember Adrin Nazarian introduced AB 34, a universal, opt-out, progressive Children’s Savings Account for all California newborns. The State will directly invest in every child born in California to close the growing wealth inequality gap.

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

(Sacramento) – Tax season is here and you may qualify for the California Earned Income Tax Credit. Check out Assemblymember Adrin Nazarian’s (D-Van Nuys) Public Service Announcement to learn more about who qualifies for the Cal-EITC.

Thursday, February 16, 2017

Assemblymember Adrin Nazarian and Senator Scott Wilk are holding two scholarship contests for the 2017 California Armenian Legislative Caucus’ commemoration of the Armenian Genocide. California high school students in 9th through 12th grade are invited to participate in an essay contest and/or a visual arts contest to increase greater awareness of the Armenian Genocide on its anniversary. The visual arts scholarship is a joint venture between the California Armenian Legislative Caucus and the California Arts Council.

Thursday, February 2, 2017

(Sacramento) – The cost of a higher education can pose problems for many would be college students. Assemblymember Adrin Nazarian (D-Sherman Oaks) wants to remind you that the CalGrant program may be a college financial aid solution for you. Watch his Public Service Announcement for more on applying for a CalGrant today.

Thursday, February 2, 2017

(Los Angeles) – Assemblyman Adrin Nazarian (D-Van Nuys), who immigrated to the United States from Iran and now represents the San Fernando Valley in the State Assembly, strongly condemned  Donald Trump’s “fear-fueled ban on immigrants” calling it “cruel” and “deeply disturbing” in an interview with ABC7 Eyewitness News reporter Elex Michaelson. Watch Michaelson’s report in this Assembly Assets video.

Monday, January 30, 2017

(Sacramento) – America is already great, in part, because of the millions of immigrants that have come to our shores over the past two-plus centuries. Assemblymember Adrin Nazarian (D-Sherman Oaks) knows this from firsthand experience. As a small child he and his mother were welcomed to America after fleeing persecution in their home country. And, Assemblymember Nazarian wants America to continue to welcome immigrants. Watch his message to America in this Assembly Access video.