“One thing is clear,” she said. “We can win this election by getting even Nguyen out to vote.”
Yes, the audience appreciated the wordplay.
Assembly candidate Phu Nguyen said the district is facing a historic election. And that he intends to send shockwaves through the district on November 2.
“For two decades, our district has been represented by the minority party in Sacramento,” said Nguyen.Â “The voters here feel as thought their voice is not heard.Â People are frustrated. They want answers. They want leadrship. They want representation.”Â
The VADPAC (disclosure; I am on the board of directors) received significant union support in its efforts to recruit, support and endorse Vietnamese candidates and exceptional Democratic candidates in Vietnamese districts.
Beside Sanchez and Nguyen, other candidates for office in attendance included Ken Arnold who’s running for Congress, Rancho Santiago trustee candidate John Hanna, Santa Ana mayoral candidate Al Amezcua, Westminster city council candidate Koha Do, Garden Grove school board candidates Bao Nguyen and Bob Tucker.Â