Provided below is the questionnaire sent by American Sikh PAC to each candidate.
Sikh PAC Questionnaire
American Sikh PAC has not chosen to make any endorsements this year. However, the PAC is making financial contributions to those candidates that have answered positively and have otherwise supported the Sikh community. For a full list of financial contributions, see our press release dated 3/20/14. Provided below are the candidate responses.
California State Senate District 6
California State Assembly District 4
California State Assembly District 7
California State Assembly District 9
California Insurance Commissioner
Sacramento County District Attorney
Elk Grove City Council
Elk Grove Unified School District Board of Trustees
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 20, 2014
(916) 230 4878
(Download this press release here.)
American Sikh PAC Conducts First Candidate Questionnaire
Sikhs Encouraged to Apply for Employment and Internships
(SACRAMENTO, 3/20/14) The American Sikh Political Action Committee has conducted its first ever candidate questionnaire and evaluation process. Candidates were asked to respond on topics, which included Religious Profiling, Law Enforcement Training and the hiring of Sikhs in law enforcement as well as other civic employment positions.
“It is important to the Sikh community that elected officials, both Republican and Democrat, understand and support our issues,” stated Amarjit Singh Dhillon, a board member of the PAC.
“We are confident that the candidates supported by American Sikh PAC will stand with the Sikh community in its efforts to keep California strong,” commented PAC board member Bhajan Singh Bhinder.
Below is a list of candidates that are financially supported by American Sikh PAC: