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Alex Wan campaigns for Atlanta City Council

Earlier this month, non-profit executive Alex Wan took a huge step towards becoming Atlanta's first Asian American on the city council by coming in first in his primary. Wan captured 32% of the vote and moved into a run-off against second-place finisher, Martha Coyle, who received 23%.


Charles Schumer urges translating voter registration into Asian languages

From the office of Senator Charles Schumer of New York. Schumer says, "Asian Communities in New York City and Across The Country Must be Provided the Same Access to Democracy As Everyone Else"


Sukhee Kang, Irvine's first Asian American mayor

Here's a recent editorial on the election of Irvine Mayor Sukhee Kang. Kang's victory was over a year ago, so I'm not sure why the editorial is just coming out now, but it's worth a read.

 


Raja Krishnamoorthi--Democrat for Illinois Comptroller 2010

Raja is running for Comptroller in Illinois! If he wins in 2010, he'll become the first Asian American elected to a statewide office in Illinois!


Joseph Cao, Closet Case?

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