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United States

U.S. House of RepresentativesCandidate for District 34

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Angela E. McArdle

Tenants' Rights Paralegal
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Restore personal and economic freedom to Californians by blocking the federal government's meddling and use of force in our lives.
  • Empower Californians to choose the healthcare, immigration and energy policies that are best for our state.
  • Eliminate US military expansionism and end the drug war.



Profession:Tenants' and Homeowners' Rights Paralegal
Senior Paralegal, JHK Law Group, APLC (2013–current)


Biola University Bachelor's of Science, Organizational Leadership (2009)

Community Activities

Volunteer, Food Not Bombs (2013–current)
Volunteer Coordinator, Monday Night Mission (2013–2016)


Angela McArdle is a candidate in the race for California’s 34th Congressional District.

Angela has worked as a paralegal and legal aid for over seven years.  Angela currently works in litigation and also has a private practice where she provides self help legal services to low income clients. The bulk of Angela’s practices focuses on tenant’s rights, eviction defense, debt relief and fighting wage garnishments.

Angela is also very active in the Los Angeles social justice community and is a strong advocate for the LA homeless community. She is a regular volunteer at Los Angeles Food Not Bombs, she advocates for shelter programs, affordable housing, alternative healthcare and vegan food choices for the homeless. Angela’s approach to social justice is to minister to the needs of the community with as little government involvement as possible.  Angela advocates for the most vulnerable people of LA by emphasizing compassion, non-judgment, empowerment and personal accountability.

Angela was a key organizer for the Los Angeles 2013 protest against a ban on feeding in public rights of way. Angela believes strongly in the sanctity of personal choice and allowing people to govern their own lives. Angela received her Bachelor’s Degree in Organizational Leadership from Biola University in 2009 and a Paralegal Certificate from UCLA Extension in 2013.  Her website is

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Political Beliefs

Political Philosophy

As a Libertarian, Angela McArdle believes everyone is equally deserving of personal liberty and entitled to a life free from oppressive government force.

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