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Friedman Names Ascencia the 2018 “Nonprofit of the Year”

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                       

June 6, 2018
Contact: Allison Ruff
(916) 319-2043       


Sacramento – Today, Assemblymember Laura Friedman (D-Glendale) honored Ascencia of Glendale as the 43rd Assembly District’s 2018 Nonprofit of the Year. 

Friedman’s Water Efficiency Bill Heads to the Governor

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                        

May 17, 2018                                                                                 

Contact: Allison Ruff

(916) 319-2043


California Legislature Commemorates the 103rd Anniversary of the Armenian Genocide

For Immediate Release                                                            

April 23, 2018                                                                                     

Contact: Eileen Ricker

Phone: 916-651-4921


Armenian Caucus Announces 4th Annual Essay Contest Winners


Asm. Friedman Publishes Op-Ed About Cracking Down On Speed

There’s a not-so-silent killer on our streets – one responsible for 265 traffic-related deaths in Los Angeles County in 2016 alone.  In Glendale, where I previously served as Councilmember and Mayor prior to the Assembly, traffic-related injuries and fatalities rose 25% in 2016.  However, Glendale is not alone in this alarming trend; cities and neighborhoods across my district and throughout the Los Angeles region have seen an uptick in the overall number of traffic collisions involving other vehicles, bicyclists, and pedestrians.  The statistics are alarming, and yet for decades, cities ha