Tag Archive for Sukhee Kang


 Powered by Max Banner Ads 

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

ling-ling-and-friends1

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

Sukhee Kang

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

Kang2016 - Suhkee KangPic

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…

A Stronger Democratic Party Emerges from the State Convention

Sharon Quirk-Silva

Any gathering of the Democratic Party always resembles a family reunion.  There’s a lot of joy at seeing your friends and there’s always some little incident that takes place that distracts from the bigger picture, but thanks to our photographer Lou Delgado, you can enjoy these pictures of this weekend’s festivities. The photos accompanying the…

Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones Backs Kang for State Senate

Kang2016 - Suhkee KangPic

State Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones today endorsed Sukhee Kang in the open 29th Senate District, located at the confluence of Orange, Los Angeles and San Bernardino counties. “Sukhee Kang, who like so many came to the United States as an immigrant, is an American success story,” Jones said. “He is smart, disciplined, dedicated to public…

Kang’s SD-29 Campaign Lands Key Endorsement

Kang2016 - Suhkee KangPic

Senate Pr­­esident Pro Tempore Kevin de León today endorsed Sukhee Kang as the Democratic candidate in the open 29th Senate District, which encompasses parts of Orange, Los Angeles and San Bernardino counties De León, the first Latino leader of the state Senate in 130 years, said, “Sukhee Kang represents everything that is great about the…

The case for Sukhee Kang in SD-29

Kang2016 - Suhkee KangPic

While the news of Sukhee Kang’s candidacy for SD-29 broke last week might be old (I was out of town on business all last week; sorry readers), I hope to shed a little light on his announcement. Kang led Irvine through the toughest years of the Bush-recession as Mayor.  The city of Irvine used a…