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Kang scores Key Endorsement from Tom Torlakson for SD-29

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State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson today announced his support for Sukhee Kang, Democratic candidate in the open 29th Senate District, located at the confluence of Orange, Los Angeles and San Bernardino counties. Kang has now won endorsements from five statewide officeholders – Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom, Treasurer John Chiang, Controller Betty Yee and…

Kang Crosses $200K Mark for SD-29

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State Senate candidate Sukhee Kang, a Democrat from Fullerton running in SD-29, today announced his campaign has surpassed the $200,000 mark — 40 times more than the previous Democratic candidate in this race — as the only announced Democrat in the race. Kang’s Republican challenger is State Rep. Ling Ling Chang,a  freshman state assembly representative…

Kang racks up more endorsements for SD-29

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The influential chairs of the state Senate Appropriations and Health committees today publicly backed Sukhee Kang for the open 29th Senate District, comprising parts of Orange, Los Angeles and San Bernardino counties. “Sukhee Kang brings a deeply inspiring life story and a broad background in public policy to the race in this district, which is…

GOP Pivots on Strength of Kang’s Candidacy; Ling Ling Chang Jumps into SD-29

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The California Republican Party has cried “Uncle” with today’s announcement that State Rep Ling Ling Chang, in the assembly just six months, will challenge Sukhee Kang for the State Senate seat in SD-29.  The previous announced Republican candidate, Tim Shaw from LaHabra, will instead run for Chang’s assembly seat. While we were working on confirming this…

Kang racks up another big endorsement for SD-29 race

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Hot off the press, as they say, from the Kang for Senate campaign: The chair of the state Senate Democratic Caucus, Sen. Connie Leyva, today endorsed Sukhee Kang in the open 29th Senate District, comprising parts of Orange, Los Angeles and San Bernardino counties. Kang previously won the support of Sen. Kevin de León, the…

Kang announces more endorsements for SD-29 race

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Three former Democratic leaders of the state Senate today endorsed Sukhee Kang in the open 29th Senate District, comprising parts of Orange, Los Angeles and San Bernardino counties. Kang previously won the support of Sen. Kevin de León, the current president pro tempore and Democratic leader of the Senate. Former Senate presidents pro tempore Darrell…