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"...She also proved instrumental in helping the college launch its largest campus ever at the old Highland Mall. We believe her experience and continued determination to help the college become more affordable and accessible to more students puts her above her opponent Mitch Fuller, a capable candidate who might have secured our endorsement in a race against a different opponent. [image-7-right] Place 8: Stephanie Gharakhanian..."
"...Yet the change comes with the backing of a large number of labor organizations, including Education Austin and the International Union of Painters and Allied Trades, and advocacy groups like the Workers Defense Project. Stephanie Gharakhanian, research and policy director for the WDP, said she heard "a real commitment" from the majority of the board to ensure a living wage for contractor employees...."
"...At the ACC, incumbents Barbara Mink and Julie Ann Nitsch rolled. Stephanie Gharakhanian and Sarah Mills will go to a run-off in Place 8...."
"...We picked Tilton in the first round of what was then a three-way race, and we're sticking with that now as she goes head-to-head in a surprisingly expensive campaign with Arati Singh. Both candidates would be excellent members of the school board, but we feel Tilton's experience working with state government and at the Legislature gives her the edge. Austin Community College, Place 8: Stephanie Gharakhanian..."
"...“But we will not be bullied by this law. Communities across the state are vowing that the resistance to SB 4 is only just beginning." Echoing the point, Stephanie Gharakhanian, legal director at Workers Defense Action, said her group is “saddened but not surprised that Greg Abbott chose to sign SB 4 in secrecy.” WDP will “fight against this law in the court and in the street until it is defeated," said Gharakhanian...."
"...Austin Community College Better Half Coffee & Cocktails, 406 Walsh, 512/645-0786 7-10pm Stephanie Gharakhanian running for Austin Community College Board invites supporters to join her on run-off election night...."
"...Over in the Austin Community College races, incumbents Barbara Mink and Julie Ann Nitsch defeated their opponents soundly. In the open-seat Place 8 race, Stephanie Gharakhanian nearly avoided a run-off, but will face off against Sarah Mills in December..."
"...(Ashy’s raised more, but Price, who’s spent almost nothing, has the cash-on-hand advantage.) In the at-large Place 9 race, Arati Singh has outraised her two opponents, Sam Russo and Carmen Tilton, combined, but has spent far more than she’s raised, loaning herself $23,000 to bridge the gap. (Remember, this is an unpaid position.) Austin Community College has yet to release the 8-day reports for its candidates; as of the previous filing, Stephanie Gharakhanian had a sizeable fundraising advantage over candidates in all three at-large races...."
"...Stephanie Gharakhanian https://www.stephanieforacc.com/ ENDORSEMENTS: Austin Tejano Democrats, Black Austin Democrats, NxNW Democrats, South Austin Democrats, Central Austin Democrats, Austin Young Democrats, Capital Area Progressive Democrats, Liberal Austin Democrats, West Austin Democrats, Northeast Travis County Democrats, Stonewall Democrats of Austin, University Democrats, Workers Defense Action Fund, Western Wilco Dems Fund, ACC American Federation of Teachers, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers – Central Texas, Austin Central Labor Council, Austin Progressive Coalition, Laborers International Union of North America (LiUNA), National Women’s Political Caucus, Our Revolution Central Texas, Education Austin, Greater ATX – National Women's Political Caucus..."
"...Place 8: Stephanie Gharakhanian..."
"...A lawyer for the Workers Defense Project, Stephanie Gharakhanian is running to help "reduce barriers to workforce training and higher education" that could lead to more people "earning a living wage." She applauded the board's recent approval of a drop-in child care program at the Highland campus, and if elected would push for similar services at the district's other 10 campuses...."
"...For Lege seats, the WDAF endorsed Gina Hinojosa in HD 49, Vikki Goodwin in HD 47, and Sheryl Cole in HD 46. Stephanie Gharakhanian earned a nod over Douglas Gibbins and Sarah Mills for Place 8 on the Austin Community College Board of Trustees......"
"...• Stephanie Gharakhanian..."
"...Public Affairs Forum Stephanie Gharakhanian, policy director with the Workers Defense Project, will report on WDP's efforts to win better working conditions for Texans. Noon-1pm..."
"...The CLC also endorsed the bond propositions (A-G), and opposed the referendum propositions J and K...For AISD board members, the CLC endorsed Ted Gordon in District 1 and Zachary Price in District 4. Austin Community College: Mitch Fuller, Stephanie Ann Gharakhanian, and Julie Ann Nitsch......"