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Senator Jayapal! — API candidate results from election night

Senator Jayapal! — API candidate results from election night

By Daria Kroupoderava Northwest Asian Weekly The general election results are in from Election Night Nov. 4, and there were almost an equal percentage of winners and losers in the API community.

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Posted in Community News, Features, Politics, Profiles, Vol 33 No 46 | 11/8-11/140 Comments

Victory for AAPI candidates across the country

Victory for AAPI candidates across the country

By Staff Northwest Asian Weekly An unprecedented 159 Asian American and Pacific Islander candidates were running for a local elected office in 26 states this year. 39 AAPI

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Posted in National News, Politics, Vol 33 No 46 | 11/8-11/140 Comments

Time to vote — API candidates that will be on your ballot

Time to vote — API candidates that will be on your ballot

By Staff Northwest Asian Weekly Linda Lau, nonpartisan, is running unopposed for Court of Appeals Judge, Division 1, District 1,

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Posted in Community News, Politics, Vol 33 No 44 | 10/25-10/310 Comments

Voter tally finalized — General election takes place Nov. 4

Voter tally finalized — General election takes place Nov. 4

By Daria Kroupoderova Northwest Asian Weekly King County voters have decided who will be in the general election. There were ten API candidates in the running.

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Posted in Politics, Vol 33 No 34 | 8/16-8/220 Comments

Carter will be featured for China Town Hall

Carter will be featured for China Town Hall

By Jason Cruz Northwest Asian Weekly Former United States President Jimmy Carter will be a featured guest of the eighth annual China Town Hall meeting on October 16, 2014.  The goal of the Town Hall is to facilitate the exchange of ideas through educational exchanges and public education.  President Carter’s remarks will be web cast […]

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Posted in Politics, Vol 33 No 34 | 8/16-8/220 Comments

Jayapal wins by huge percentage — Four other API candidates fare well in primary election

Jayapal wins by huge percentage — Four other API candidates fare well in primary election

By Daria Kroupoderova Northwest Asian Weekly On Tuesday night, Aug. 5, API candidate Pramila Jayapal won against four other democratic

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Posted in Politics, Vol 33 No 33 | 8/9-8/150 Comments

Ten API candidates to watch during primary elections on Aug. 5

Ten API candidates to watch during primary elections on Aug. 5

By Daria Kroupoderova Northwest Asian Weekly Sarah Sanoy-Wright, Republican, is running for Representative position no. 2 in Legislative District no. 11. She is running against incumbent Steve Bergquist, who beat her during the last general election in 2012. Sanoy-Wright and Bergquist are unopposed in the primary election.

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Posted in Politics, Vol 33 No 30 | 7/19-7/250 Comments

Orphaned as a child, attorney seeks to serve as judge

Orphaned as a child, attorney seeks to serve as judge

By Jason Cruz Northwest Asian Weekly Marcus Naylor was born into a South Korean orphanage and was without a family until he was 9 years old. Taken from his native country, he was adopted by a family in the United States that did not speak Korean. He spoke no English at the time. Naylor’s adopted […]

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Posted in Community News, Features, Politics, Vol 33 No 30 | 7/19-7/250 Comments

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