Ardy Kassakhian is a Democrat running for State Assembly in California’s 43rd district. He was born and raised in the district and began serving his community at a young age. Kassakian became the youngest person to be elected as City Clerk of Glendale in 2005 and has continued to serve as City Clerk since then. In office, Kassakhian has made great improvements to the availability of election information and increased voter turnout. His priorities for the state assembly include building a growing economy, strong public schools and safe and healthy neighborhoods.