Lt. Gov. Abel Maldonado endorses Katcho Achadjian

Maldonado wasted no time in endorsing Katcho Achadjian in the GOP primary for 33rd Assembly District.

Achadjian, a San Luis Obispo County supervisor who represents the South County and parts of San Luis Obispo, "has the necessary experience and the right values to stop Sacramento's deficit spending and rebuild the Central Coast's economy, " Maldonado wrote in a news release.

The endorsement came one day after Maldonado was sworn in as lieutenant governor.