|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from California's 17th district
January 3, 1979 – January 3, 1991
|Preceded by||John Hans Krebs|
|Succeeded by||Cal Dooley|
March 27, 1941|
UC Hastings College of the Law
Charles "Chip" Pashayan Jr. (born March 27, 1941) served as a Republican Congressman from the Fresno area in California's Central Valley from 1979 to 1991. He won his first term in 1978, when he upset two-term incumbent Democrat John Hans Krebs by a 54% to 46% margin. He represented his largely rural, conservative district until 1990, when he was defeated for reelection by Democrat Cal Dooley. He is of Armenian descent.
- Richard G Hovannisian: The Armenian people from ancient to modern times (p. 405)
- United States Congress. "Chip Pashayan (id: P000097)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.
- Appearances on C-SPAN
|U.S. House of Representatives|
John Hans Krebs
| Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from California's 17th congressional district
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