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Asian American Candidates

2018 Election Results


2019 Election

David Ryu
Los Angeles City Council – 4th District
(Larchmont to Los Feliz and into Studio City in the San Fernando Valley)
Director of Development at psychiatric hospital
ryuforcouncil.com
2015 election results:
David Ryu 54.8%
Carolyn Ramsay  45.2%

Ameya Pawar
Candidate for City Treasurer
Chicago alderman
Program assistant at Northwestern University’s office of emergency management
friendsofameyapawar.com
2011 election results:
Pawar: 50.8%
O’Donnell: 43.5.
2015 election results: re-elected with over 82% of the vote

Michelle Wu (D)
Boston City Council – at large
michelleforboston.com
2015 election results:
won 1 of 4 at large seats with 22.0% of the vote, 2nd most of the 4 winners

Helen Gym (D)
Philadelphia City Council – at large
helengym.com
2015 election results:
won 1 of 7 at large seats with 15.9% of the vote, largest total of the 7 winners

David Oh (R)
Philadelphia City Council – at large
Attorney
davidoh.com
2011 election results
Oh   50.12%
Taubenberger   49.88%
2015 election results:
won 1 of 7 at large seats with 3.8% of the vote

Mark Keam (D)
Delegate, Virginia House  –  District 35 (Vienna)
MarkKeam.com
2015: Unopposed
2017: Unopposed
2019: Unopposed

Kathy Tran (D)
Delegate, Virginia House – District 42
kathyfordelegate.com
2017 Election Results:
Tran 62%
Mancheno-Smoak 38%

Kelly Convirs-Fowler (D)
Delegate, Virginia House – District 21
kellyconvirsfowler.com
2017 Election Results:
Kelly Convirs-Fowler (D)  52.6%
Ronald Villanueva (R)  47.4%


2020 Election

Federal Contests

Doris Matsui (D) – incumbent
U.S. House – California District 6 (Sacramento)
2005 election results: 69%
2006 Primary results: unopposed
2006 election results:
Matsui: 71%
Yan: 23%
2008 primary: unopposed
2008 election results:
Matsui: 75%
Smith: 21%
2010 election results:
Matsui: 72%
Smith: 26%
2012 election results:
Matsui 74.5%
McCray 25.5%
2014 election results:
Doris Matsui (D) 71.9%
Joseph McCray, Sr. (R) 28.1%
2016 primary results (top 2 advance to general election):
Doris Matsui (D)  70.4%
Robert (Bob) Evans (R)  18.4%
2016 election results:
Doris Matsui (D)  75.3%
Robert (Bob) Evans (R)  24.7%
2018 primary results:
Doris Matsui (D)  87.4%
Jrmar Jefferson (D)  12.6%
2018 election results:
Doris Matsui (D) 79.7%
Jrmar Jefferson (D) 20.3%

Ami Bera, MD (D)- incumbent
U.S. House – California District 7 (Elk Grove)
beraforcongress.com
2010 election results: (old District 3 (Sacramento, Folsom))
Lungren (R) 51%
Bera (D) 43%
2012 election results:
Bera 50.4%
Lungren 49.6%
2014 election results:
Ami Bera (D) 50.4%
Doug Ose (R) 49.6%
2016 primary results (top 2 advance to general election):
Ami Bera (D) 53.6%
Scott Jones (R) 46.3%
2016 election results:
Ami Bera (D)  51%
Scott Jones (R)  49%
2018 primary results:
Ami Bera (D)  51.7%
Andrew Grant (R) 32.6%
2018 election results:
Ami Bera 52.7%
Andrew Grant 47.3%

Ro Khanna (D) – incumbent

U.S. House – California District 17 (Sunnyvale)
Attorney
rokhanna.com
2014 primary results:
(top 2 advance to general election)
Mike Honda (D)  48.9%
Ro Khanna (D)  27.0%
2014 election results:
Mike Honda (D) 52.2%
Ro Khanna (D) 47.8%
2016 primary results (top 2 advance to general election):
Ro Khanna (D)  39.1%
Mike Honda (D)  37.4%
Peter Kuo (R)  9.2%
2016 election results:
Ro Khanna (D)  61%
Mike Honda (D)  39%
2018 primary results:
Ro Khanna (D)  60.5%
Ron Cohen (R)  23.9%
2018 election results:
Ro Khanna 72.5%
Ron Cohen 27.5%

(Freshman)
T.J. Cox (D)
U.S. House – California District 21 (central valley, Fresno suburbs)
tjcoxforcongress.com
Filipino-American
2018 election results:
TJ Cox 50.4%
David Valadao 49.6%

Judy Chu (D) – incumbent

U.S. House  –  District 27 (Pasadena)
former Chair of California Board of Equalization
judychu.net
2009 election results:
Judy Chu (D): 62%
Betty Chu (R) 33%
Christopher Agrella (L) 5%
2010 election results:
Chu (D) 71%
Schmerling (R) 29%
2012 election results:
Chu 63.1%
Orswell 36.9%
2014 election results:
Judy Chu (D) 58.6%
Jack Orswell (R) 41.4%
2016 primary results (top 2 advance to general election):
Judy Chu (D)  66.2%
Jack Orswell (R)  28.1%
2016 election results:
Judy Chu (D)  67.4%
Jack Orswell (R)  32.6%
2018 primary results:
Judy Chu (D)  82.8%
Bryan Witt (D)  17.2%
2018 election results:
Judy Chu 78.4%
Bryan Witt 21.6%

Ted Lieu (D) – incumbent
U.S. House – California District 33 (Malibu, Beverly Hills)
former California State Senator (Torrance)
tedlieu.com
2014 primary results:
(top 2 advance to general election)
Elan Carr (R) 21.5%
Ted Lieu (D) 19.0%
2014 election results:
Ted Lieu (D) 58.4%
Elan Carr (R) 41.6%
2016 primary results (top 2 advance to general election):
Ted W. Lieu (D)  69.2%
Kenneth W. Wright (R)  30.8%
2016 election results:
Ted W. Lieu (D)  66.4%
Kenneth W. Wright (R)  33.6%
2018 primary results:
Ted Lieu (D)  60.7%
Kenneth Wright (R)  31.5%
2018 election results:
Ted Lieu 68%
Kenneth Wright 32%

Mark Takano (D) – incumbent
U.S. House – California District 41
(new district: Riverside, Jurupa Valley, Moreno Valley, and Perris)
President of the Riverside Community College District’s Board of Trustees
marktakano.com
2012 election results:
Takano 56.8%
Tavaglione 43.2%
2014 election results:
Mark Takano (D) 55.1%
Steve Adams (R) 44.9%
2016 primary results (top 2 advance to general election):
Mark Takano (D)  64.5%
Randy Fox (R)  15.0%
2016 election results:
Mark Takano (D)  65.0%
Doug Shepherd (R)  35.0%
2018 primary results:
Mark Takano (R)  56.8%
Aja Smith (R)  43.2%
2018 election results:
Mark Takano 60.4%
Aja Smith 39.6%

Stephanie Murphy (D) – incumbent
U.S. House – Florida District 7 (Seminole, Orange and Volusia counties)
businesswoman and defense expert
stephaniemurphyforcongress.com
Vietnamese-American
2016 election results:
Stephanie Murphy (D)  51.5%
John Mica (R)  48.5%
2018 primary results:
Stephanie Murphy 86.2%
Chardo Richardson 13.8%
2018 election results:
Stephanie Murphy 57.7%
Mike Miller 42.3%

Ms. Tulsi Gabbard (D) – incumbent
U. S. House – Hawaii District 2
(rural and most suburban areas of Honolulu, rest of Hawaii)
member – Honolulu City Council
former Hawai`i State Legislator (District 42 in West Oahu)
votetulsi.com
Primary results:
Gabbard 50.2%
Hannemann 35.8%
Kia’aina 5.96%
2012 election results:
Gabbard 80.6%
Crowley 19.4%
2014 election results:
Tulsi Gabbard (D) 75.8%
Kawika Crowley (R) 17.9%
2016 election results:
Tulsi Gabbard (D)  76.2%
Angela Kaaihue (R)  17.7%
2018 election results:
Tulsi Gabbard 77.4%
Brian Evans 22.6%

Raja Krishnamoorthi (D) – incumbent
U.S. House – Illinois District 8 (Chicago suburbs)
businessman, attorney
rajaforcongress.com
Primary results:
Krishnamoorthi 57%
Noland 29%
Bullwinkel 13%
2016 election results
Raja Krishnamoorthi (D)  58.1%
Pete DiCianni (R)  41.9%
2018 election results:
Raja Krishnamoorthi 65.7%
JD Diganvker 34.3%

(Freshman)
Andy Kim (D)
U.S. House – New Jersey District 3 (Burlington, Ocean Counties)
former national security advisor
AndyKimForCongress.com
2018 election results:
Andrew Kim (D) 49.9% (150,510)
Tom MacArthur (R) 48.8% (147,036)
Lawrence Berlinski Jr. (Constitution Party) 1.3% (3,846)

Grace Meng (D) – incumbent
U.S. House – New York District 6 (Queens)
former NY state representative
GraceforNewYork.com
Primary results:
Meng  50.7%
Lancman  28.1%
Crowley  16.1%
Mitmman  5.1%
2012 election results:
Meng 67.7%
Halloran 31.2%
2014: unopposed
2016 election results:
Grace Meng (D)  64.9%
Danniel Maio (R)  24.4%
2018 election results:
Grace Meng 90.4%
Tom Hillgardner (G) 9.2%

Gina Ortiz Jones (D)
Candidate for U.S. House – Texas District 23 (San Antonio)
former Director for Investment at the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative
Filipino
ginaortizjones.com
Primary results:
Jones 68%
Treviño 32%
2018 election results:
William “Will” Hurd (R) 49.2% (102,903)
Gina Ortiz Jones (D) 48.7% (101,753)
Ruben Corvalan (L) 2.1% (4,402)

Bobby Cortez Scott (D) – incumbent
U.S. House – Virginia District 3 (Franklin, Newport News, and Portsmouth)
bobbyscottforcongress.com
first elected in 1992
(maternal grandfather Filipino)
2018: unopposed

Ms. Pramila Jayapal (D)
– incumbent
U.S. House – Washington District 7 (Seattle, Vashon Island, Edmonds, Shoreline, Kenmore)
Washington State Senate – District 37 (Seattle)
Immigrant advocate
electpramila.com
(top 2 advance to general election)
2014 primary results
Pramila Jayapal (D) 54.2%
Louis Watanabe (D) 16.1%
2014 election results:
Pramila Jayapal (D) 70.54%
Louis Watanabe (D) 29.46%
2016 election results
Pramila Jayapal (D)  56.1%
Brady Walkinshaw (D)  43.9%
2018 election results:
Pramila Jayapal 83.2%
Craig Keller 16.8%


State Contests

(California candidates listed by district)

(Freshman)
Amish Shah (D)
Arizona House – District 24 (Phoenix, Scottsdale, Tempe)
physician
amishforarizona.com
2018 primary results:
Amish Shah 29%
Jennifer Longdon 21%
Ken Clark 18%
Denise Link 10%
John Glenn 9%
Marcus Ferrell 8%
Fred Dominguez 5%
2018 election results:
Jennifer Longdon (D) 40.3%
Amish Shah (D) 39.2%
David Alger Sr. (R) 20.5%
(two seats)

Freshman
Ling Ling Chang (R)

California Senate – District 29 (Anaheim)
Replacement in case of recall:
Ling Ling Chang (R) 34%
Joseph Cho (D)  20%
Bruce Whitaker (R)  19%
Josh Ferguson (D)  12%
Kevin Carr (D)  9%
George Shen (R)  5%
(Democratic Senator Josh Newman was recalled, Ling Ling Chang won)

Grace Yoo
Candidate for Los Angeles City Council – District 10
graceyoocd10.com

David Chiu (D)
California Assembly – District 17 (San Francisco)
former Board of Supervisor member
votedavidchiu.com
2014 primary results:
(top 2 advance to general election)
David Chiu (D) 48.4%
David Campos (D) 43.1%
2014 election results:
David Chiu (D) 51.5%
David Campos (D) 48.5%
2016 primary results
David Chiu (D)  88.5%
Matthew Del Carlo (R)  11.5%
2016 election results:
David Chiu (D)  86.3%
Matthew Del Carlo (R)  13.7%
2018 primary results:
David Chiu (D)  82.4%
Alejandro Fernandez (D) 17.6%
(top 2 advance to general election)
2018 election results:
David Chiu (D) 76.6%
Alejandro Fernandez (D) 23.4%

Rob Bonta (D)
(Filipino)
California Assembly – District 18 (Oakland , Alameda and San Leandro)
Vice mayor of Alameda
robbonta.com
2012 primary results (top 2 advance to general election)
Bonta (D) 36.8%
Guillen (D)27.9%
2012 election results:
Bonta 51.2%
Guillen 48.8%
2014 primary results (top 2 advance to general election)
(only 2 candidates)
2014 election results:
Rob Bonta (D) 86.5%
David Erlich (R) 13.5%
2016 primary results (top 2 advance to general election)
Rob Bonta (D)  89.1%
Roseann Slonsky-Breault (R)  10.9%
2016 election results:
Rob Bonta (D)  87.0%
Roseann Slonsky-Breault (R)  13.0%
2018 primary results:
Rob Bonta (D)  88.3%
Stephen Slauson (R)  11.7%
2018 election results:
Rob Bonta 87.2%
Stephen Slauson 12.8%

Phil Ting (D)
California Assembly – District 19
(Marina, Richmond, Sunset, West Portal, Ingleside, Daly City, Broadmoor and Colma)
Assessor-Recorder of the city and county of San Francisco
philting.com
2012 primary results:
Ting (D) 56%
Breyer (D) 22%
(top 2 advance to general election)
2012 election results:
Ting 58.2%
Breyer 41.8%
2014 primary results:
(top 2 advance to general election)
(only 2 candidates)
2014 election results:
Phil Ting (D) 77.1%
Rene Pineda (R) 22.9%
2016 primary results (top 2 advance to general election)
Phil Ting (D)  83.6%
Carlos “Chuck” Taylor (R)  16.4%
2016 election results:
Phil Ting (D)  80.1%
Carlos “Chuck” Taylor (R)  19.9%
2018 primary results:
Phil Ting (D)  80.4%
Keith Bogdon (R)  16.0%
2018 election results:
Phil Ting 82.1%
Keith Bogdon 17.9%

Kansen Chu (D)
California Assembly – District 25 (Fremont, San Jose)
former San Jose City Council member
kansenchu.com
(top 2 advance to general election)
2014 primary results:
Kansen Chu (D) 30.4%
Bob Brunton (R) 23.7%
2014 election results:
Kansen Chu (D) 69.4%
Bob Brunton (R) 30.6%
2016 primary results (top 2 advance to general election)
Kansen Chu (D)  75.5%
Bob Brunton (R)  24.5%
2016 election results:
Kansen Chu (D)  72.8%
Bob Brunton (R)  27.2%
2018 primary results:
Kansen Chu (D)  51.1%
Bob Brunton (R)  24.2%
2018 election results:
Kansen Chu 71.7%
Bob Brunton 28.3%

Ash Kalra (D)
California Assembly – District 27 (Santa Clara county)
ashkalra.com
2016 primary results (top 2 advance to general election)
Madison Nguyen (D) 34.3%
Ash Kalra (D)  19.8%
Van Le (R)  14.7%
Cong Thanh Do (D)  6.1%
2016 election results:
Ash Kalra (D)  53.2%
Madison Nguyen (D)  46.8%
2018 primary results: unopposed
2018 election results:
Ash Kalra 72.7%
G. Burt Lancaster 27.3%

Evan Low (D)

California Assembly – District 28 (San Jose)
former Mayor of Campbell
evanlow.com
2014 election results:
Evan Low (D) 59.3%
Chuck Page (R) 40.7%
2016 primary results (top 2 advance to general election)
Evan Low (D)  71.5%
Nicholas Sclavos (R)  28.5%
2016 election results:
Evan Low (D)  70.0%
Nicholas Sclavos (R)  30.0%
2018 primary results:
Evan Low (D)  70.2%
Michael L. Snyder (R)  29.8%
2018 election results:
Evan Low 67.4%
Michael Snyder 32.6%

Vince Fong (R)
California Assembly – District 34 (Kern county)
District director to House Majority Leader and Congressman Kevin McCarthy
vincefong.com
2016 primary results (top 2 advance to general election)
Vince Fong (R)  60.3%
Perrin Swanlund (D)  24.4%
2016 election results:
Vince Fong (R)  73.2%
Perrin Swanlund (D)  26.8%
2018 primary results:
Vince Fong (R)  77.2%
Nick Nicita (D)  22.8%
2018 election results:
Vince Fong 73.0%
Nick Nicita 27.0%

Ed Chau (D)
California Assembly – District 49
(Alhambra, Monterey Park, Rosemead, San Gabriel in Los Angeles County)
former Montebello School Board member and lawyer
edchau.com
2012 primary results:
Lin      51.3%
Chau35.6%
Ing13.2%
(top 2 advance to general election)
2012 election results:
Chau 56.6%
Lin 43.4%
2014 primary results:
(top 2 advance to general election)
(only 2 candidates)
2014 election results:
Ed Chau (D) 61.0% (incumbent)
Esthela Torres Siegrist (R) 39.0%
2016 primary results (top 2 advance to general election)
unopposed
2016 election results:
Ed Chau (D)  70.0%
Peter Amundson (R)  30.0%
2018 primary results:
Ed Chau (D)  68.1%
Burton Brink (R)  31.9%
2018 election results:
Edwin Chau 68.8%
Burton Brink 31.2%

Phillip Chen (R)
California Assembly – District 55 (Los Angeles, Orange, San Bernardino)
owner, property management company
phillipchen.org
2016 primary results (top 2 advance to general election)
Gregg D. Fritchle (D) 35.9%
Phillip Chen (R) 21.8%
2016 election results
Phillip Chen (R)  57.7%
Gregg Fritchle (D)  42.3%
2018 primary results:
Phillip Chen (R)  47.6%
Gregg D. Fritchle (D)  22.3%
2018 election results:
Phillip Chen 57.1%
Gregg Fritchle 42.9%

Al Muratsuchi (D)
California Assembly – District 66
(Manhattan Beach, Redondo Beach, Hermosa Beach, Gardena, Torrance)
alforassembly.com
former member, California Assembly – District 66
former member of Torrance Board of Education and
a prosecutor with the California Department of Justice
2012 primary results:
Muratsuchi    (D) 40.9%
Huey (R) 38.5%
(top 2 advance to general election)
2012 election results:
Muratsuchi 53.8%
Huey 46.2%
2014 election results:
David Hadley (R) 51.4%
Al Muratsuchi (D) 48.6% (incumbent)
2016 primary results (top 2 advance to general election):
Al Muratsuchi (D) 48.73%
David Hadley (R) (incumbent) 44.58%
Mike Madrigal (D)  6.68%
2016 election results
Al Muratsuchi (D) 53.5%
David Hadley (R) (incumbent) 46.5%
2018 primary results:
Al Muratsuchi (D)  49.3%
Frank A. Scotto (R)  45.0%
2018 election results:
Al Muratsuchi (D) 57.8%
Frank Scotto (R) 42.2%

Steven S. Choi (R)
California Assembly – District 68 (Orange County)
stevenchoi.org
Mayor of Irvine
2016 primary results (top 2 advance to general election):
Sean Jay Panahi (D)  33.03%
Steven S. Choi (R)  19.81%
2016 election results
Steven S. Choi (R)  60.7%
Sean Jay Panahi (D)  39.3%
2018 primary results:
Steven S. Choi (R)  59.7%
Michelle Duman (D)  40.3%
2018 election results:
Steven S. Choi (R) 56.1%
Michelle Duman (D) 43.9%

Freshman
Tyler Diep (R)
California Assembly – District 72 (northern Orange County)
Vice-Mayor, Westminster City Council
tylerdiep.com
2018 primary results:
Josh Lowenthal (D)  36.7%
Tyler Diep (R) 29.8%
2018 election results:
Tyler Diep (R) 54.1%
Josh Lowenthal (D) 45.9%

Tony Hwang (R)
Connecticut State Senate – District 28 (Weston)
Former member, Connecticut General Assembly – 134th District (Fairfield, Trumbull)
Realtor
first elected 2008
tonyhwang.org
2014 election results:
Tony Hwang (R) 56%
Kim Fawcett (D) 44%
2016 election results:
Tony Hwang (R)  57.3%
Phil Dwyer (D)  37.8%
2018 election results:
Tony Hwang (R) 52.0%
Michelle Lapine McCabe (D) 48.0%

Freshman
Mr. Sheikh Rahman (D)
Georgia State Senate – District 5 (Lawrenceville, Lilburn & Norcross)
real estate investor
rahmanforga.com
(Bangladeshi)
May 2018 primary
Sheikh Rahman (D) 68.0%
Curt Thompson (D) 32.0%
2018 election results: unopposed

Bee Nguyen (D)
Georgia House of Representatives – District 89 (Atlanta area)
Chief-of-staff for Georgia Representative Sam Park
beeforgeorgia.com
2018: no Republican opponent
2017 Special election:
Bee Nguyen  39.7%
Sachin Varghese  34%
Monique Keane  17.4%
David Abbott  8.9%
Run-off
Bee Nguyen (D)  52.4%
Sachin Varghese (D)  47.6%
2018 election results: unopposed

Sam Park (D)
Georgia House of Representatives – District 101 (Lawrenceville, Gwinnett County)
Attorney
samforgeorgia.com
2016 election results
Samuel Park (D)  51.1%
Valerie Clark (R) 48.9%
2018 election results:
Samuel Park (D) 58.6%
Valerie Clark (R) 41.4%

Sue Chew (D)
Idaho State Legislature, District 17-B (Boise)
suechew.com
2006: won with 58.4%
2008: 65%
2012 election results:
Chew 62.7%
Inman 31.3%
Hautzinger 6%
2014: unopposed
2016 election results:
Sue Chew (D)  62.6 %
Tabby Jolley (R)  37.4 %
2018 election results:
Susan Chew (D) 70.1%
Kevin Rhoades (R) 29.9%

Theresa Mah (D)
Illinois House – District 2 (southwest Chicago)
former policy advisor to governor, college professor
theresamah.com
Primary results:
Mah  51.2%
Acevedo  48.8%
2016 election results: unopposed
2018: unopposed

Freshman
Jennifer Gong-Gershowitz (D)
Illinois House – District 17 (Evanston, Wilmette, Morton Grove, Skokie, Northbrook and Glenview)
jenggforrep.com/
2018 election results:
Jennifer Gong-Gershowitz (D) 68.9%
Peter Lee (R) 31.1%

Freshman
Chris Chyung (D)

Indiana State Representative, District 015
votechyung.com
2018 election results:
Chris Chyung (D)  50.2% (12,468)
Harold Slager (R)  49.8% (12,386)

Freshman
Nima Kulkarni (D)
Kentucky House – District 40
attorney
votenima.com
2018 primary results:
Nima Kulkarni  46.59%
Dennis Horlander (incumbent)  25.37%
Logan Gatti  15.35%
Kelly Gibson  12.68%
2018 election results: 
Nima Kulkarni (D) 74.2%
Joshua Neubert (R) 25.8%

Sonia Chang-Diaz (D)

Massachusetts Senate – District 2 (Suffolk, South End,
Jamaica Plain, Fenway, Roxbury, Dorchester and Chinatown)
soniachangdiaz.com
first elected in 2006
2012 primary results:
Chang-Diaz  76%
Williams  24%
2012 election results: no Republican opponent
2014 election results:
Sonia Chang-Diaz (D) 90%
David Wyatt (R) 10%
2016: unopposed
2018: unopposed

Freshman
Dean Tran (R)
Massachusetts  State Senate – District (Worcester & Middlesex)
former Fitchburg City Councilor
deantran.com
Dec. 5, 2017 special election results
Tran 46.5%
Chalifoux Zephir (D) 42.1%
Freda 9.9%
2018 election results:
Dean Tran (R) 54.3%
Susan Chalifoux-Zephir (D) 45.7%

Tackey Chan (D)

Massachusetts House of Representatives (Second Norfolk District) Quincy, MA
tackeychan.com
2010 election results:
Chan (D) 52%
Iredale (R) 32%
Roos (I) 16%
2012 election results: unopposed
2014: unopposed
2016: unopposed
2018 election results:
Tackey Chan (D) 70.7%
William Burke (R) 29.3%

Rady Mom (D) (incumbent)
Massachusetts House of Representatives – 18th Middlesex District (Lowell, MA)
radymom.com
(Cambodian-American)
2014 election results:
Rady Mom (D) 61%
Fred Bahou (I) 39%
2016 election results:
Rady Mom (D)  72.1%
Kamara Kay (R)  27.9%
2018 primary results:
Rady Mom  35%
Rithy Uong  29%
James Leary  28%
Sam Meas  8%
2018: unopposed

Paul Schmid III (D)
Massachusetts House of Representatives (8th Bristol District) Fall River, MA
reppaulschmid.com
2016: unopposed
2018: unopposed

Donald Wong (R)
Massachusetts House of Representatives (Ninth Essex District)
Saugus, MA
donaldhwong.com
2010 election results:
Wong (R) 51%
Falzone (D) 49%
2012 election results: unopposed
2014 election results:
Donald Wong (R) 61%
Christopher Finn (D) 39%
2016 election results:
Donald Wong (R)  54.5%
Jennifer Migliore (D)  44.7%
2018 election results:
Donald Wong (R) 62.1%
Matthew Crescenzo (D) 34.0%
Michael Coller (Independent) 3.9%

Freshman
Ms. Tram Nguyen (D)
Massachusetts House – 18th Essex
attorney
votetram.com
2018 election results:
Tram Nguyen (D) 54.8%
James Lyons Jr. (R) 45.2%

Freshman
Ms. Padma Kuppa (D)

Candidate for Michigan House of Representatives – District 41 (Troy)
engineer
electpadmakuppa.com
2018 election results:
Padma Kuppa (D) 51.3%
Doug Tietz (R) 48.7%

Stephanie Chang (D)
Michigan House of Representatives – District 6
(Detroit, River Rouge, Ecorse)
Community organizer
stephaniechang.com
2014 election results:
Stephanie Chang (D) 93.55%
Tairia Bridges (R) 5.99%
2016 election results:
Stephanie Chang (D)  92.52%
Attie Pollard (R)  7.48%
2018 primary results:
Stephanie Chang  49.87%
Alberta Talabi  26.41%
Bettie Scott  11.23%
James Cole  5.20%
Stephanie Roehm  4.44 %
Nicholas Rivera  2.85%
2018 election results:
Stephanie Chang (D) 72.3%
Pauline Montie (R) 23.9%
David Bullock (Green) 3.8%
(the first Asian-American woman to serve in the Michigan Legislature)

Freshman
Samantha Vang (D)
Minnesota House – District 40B (Brooklyn Center and eastern Brooklyn Park)
samanthavang.org
(Hmong American)
2018 primary results:
Samantha Vang  46.6%
Cindy Yang  43.4%
Alexander Koenig  9.9%
2018 election results:
Samantha Vang (D) 72.8%
Robert Marvin (R) 27.0%

Freshman
Tou Xiong (D)
Minnesota House – District 53A (East of St. Paul, including southern Maplewood, western Woodbury and Landfall)
Attorney
touxiong53a.com
(Hmong American)
2018 election results:
Tou Xiong (D) 61.1%
Andy Turonie (R) 38.8%

Mr. Fue Lee (D)
Minnesota House of Representatives – District 59A (North Minneapolis)
fuelee.org
2016 Election Results:
Fue Lee  81.26%
Jessica Newville  18.74%
2018 primary results:
Fue Lee  79.5%
Grace Moua  20.5%
2018 election results:
Fue Lee (D) 86.0%
Fred Statema (R) 13.7%

Freshman
Kaohly Her (D)
Minnesota House – District 64A (St. Paul)
herforhouse.com
(Hmong American)
2018 election results:
Kaohly Her (D) 84.1%
Patrick Griffin (R) 15.6%

Freshman

Jay Xiong (D)
Minnesota House – District 67B (east St. Paul)
jayforhouse.com
(Hmong American)
2018 election results:
Jay Xiong (D) 78.1%
Fred Turk (R) 21.6%

Freshman
Julie Radhakrishnan (D)
New Hampshire House of Representatives – Hillsborough 22
facebook.com/Rep.LathaMangipudi
2018 election results:
Megan Murray (D) 18.8%
Julie Radhakrishnan (D) 17.4%
Reed Panasiti (R) 16.7%
Daniel Veilleux (D) 16.6%
Peter Hansen (R) 15.9%
Scott Courtemanche (R) 14.7%
(district represented by top 3)

Freshman
Latha Mangipudi (D)
New Hampshire House of Representatives – Hillsborough 35
facebook.com/Rep.LathaMangipudi
2018 election results:
Laura Telerski (D) 21.6%
Latha Mangipudi        (D) 21.3%
Skip Cleaver (D) 19.8%
Peter Silva (R) 13.5%
Paul Hutsteiner (R) 11.9%
Michael Mader (R) 11.9%
(district represented by top 3)

Freshman
Mr. Aboul Khan (R)
New Hampshire House of Representatives – Rockingham 20
facebook.com/aboul.khan
2018 election results:
Aboul Khan (R) 20.3%
William Fowler (R) 18.7%
Max Abramson (R) 18.0%
Patricia O’Keefe (D) 16.6%
Greg Marrow (D) 13.8%
Denis Rice (D) 12.6%
(district represented by top 3)

Freshman
Kevin Thomas (D)
New York State Senate – District 6
attorney
kevinthomas2018.com
2018 election results:
Kevin Thomas (D) 50.6%
Kemp Hannon (R) 49.3%

Freshman
John Liu (D)
New York State Senate District 11 (Queens)
Former NYC Comptroller, NYC Council member
facebook.com/Liu.NYC
September 2014 primary results:
Tony Avella  52.2%
John Liu  47.8%
2018 primary results:
John Liu  53%
Tony Avella  47%
2018 election results:
John Liu (D) 53.5%
Vickie Paladino (R) 24.3%
Tony Avella (Independence Party) 20.8%
Simon Minching (Conservative Party) 1.4%

Ron Kim (D)

Member, New York State Assembly – District 40 (Flushing, Murray Hill)
ronkim.com
2012 election results:
Kim 68%
Gim 32%
2014 election results:
Ronald T. Kim (D) 59.74%
Philip N. Gim (R) 30.80%
2016 election results:
Ron Kim    (D)  65.0%
Miriam M. Rodriguez (R)  21.5%
2018 election results:
Ron Kim (D) 87.0%
John Scandalios (Reform) 12.6%

Ms. Yuh-Line Niou (D)
New York State Assembly – District 65 (lower Manhattan, Chinatown)
Chief of Staff, Ron Kim (D), New York State Assembly – District 40 (Queens)
nioufornewyork.com
Special Election results:
Alice Cancel (D)  39.21%
Yuh-Line Niou (Working Families)  33.64%
Lester Chang (R)  18.95%
Dennis Levy (Green)  3.56%
Sept 2016 primary results:
Yuh-Line Niou  31.8%
Jenifer Rajkumar  18.7%
Paul Newell  16.0%
Alice Cancel*  12.4%
Don Lee  11.4%
Gigi Li  9.6%
2016 election results:
Yuh-Line Niou (D)  67%
Bryan Jung (R)  13.1%
2018: unopposed

Freshman
Jay Chaudhuri (D)
North Carolina State Senate – District 15
attorney
jayfornc.com
2018 election results:
Jay Chaudhuri (D) 73.1%
Alan David Michael (R) 23.3%
Brian Lewis (L) 3.6%

Freshman
Mujtaba A. Mohammed (D)

North Carolina State Senate – District 38
mohammednc.com
Primary results:
Mujtaba A. Mohammed  51.93%
Joel Ford (incumbent)  40.71%
Roderick Davis  4.75%
Tim Wallis  2.60%
2018 election results:
Mujtaba Mohammed (D) 81.7%
Richard Rivette (R) 18.3%

Niraj Antani (R)
Ohio House of Representatives – District 42 (Miamisburg)
nirajantani.com
2014 election results:
Antani 65%
Merris 35%
2016 election results:
Niraj Antani (R) 63.1%
Pat Merris (D)  36.8%
2018 election results:
Niraj Antani (R) 59.5%
Zach Dickerson (D) 40.5%

Cyndi Munson (D)
Oklahoma House of Representatives – District 85
(Nichols Hills, Oklahoma City, The Village, Warr Acres)
cyndimunson.com
2015 election results
Munson 54%
Dank 46%
2016 election results
Cyndi Munson (D)  54.2%
Matt Jackson (R)  45.8%
2018 election results:
Cyndi Munson (D) 57.9%
Matt Jackson (R) 39.6%
Stephen Paulsen (L) 2.4%

Patty H. Kim (D)
Pennsylvania House of Representatives – District 103 (Dauphin County)
Television news anchor
legis.state.pa.us/cfdocs/legis/bioshistory/MemBio.cfm?ID=2445&body=H
elected  in 2012
2018 election results:
Patty Kim (D) 84.0%
Anthony Harrell (R) 16.0%

Less than 55%
Angie Chen Button (R)

Texas House of Representatives – District 112
(Garland and Richardson, Dallas suburbs)
angiebutton.com
2008 election results:
Angie Chen Button (R)  56%
Sandra Phuong Vule (D)  40%
Philip M. White (Lib) 4%
2010 election results:
Angie Chen Button (R) 83%
Troy Camplin (Lib) 17%
2012 election results: unopposed
2014 election results:
Angie Chen Button (R) 81.62%
Michael Binkley       (Lib) 18.37%
2016 primary results:
Angie Chen Button  77.42%
Chris DeHart  22.58%
2016 election results:
Angie Chen Button (R)  57.2%
Jack Blackshear    (D)  42.8%
2018 election results:
Angie Chen Button (R) 51.1%
Brandy Chambers (D) 48.9%

Gene Wu (D)
Texas House of Representatives – District 137 (Houston)
Former prosecutor
genefortexas.com
2012 election results:
Wu 65.72%
Khan 34.27%
2014 election results:
Gene Wu (D) 57.87%
Morad H. Fiki (R) 42.12%
2016 election results:
Gene Wu  (D)  66.99%
Kendall L. Baker (R)  30.3%
2018 election results:
Gene Wu (D) 88.3%
Lee Sharp (L) 11.7%

Hubert Vo (D)
Texas House of Representatives – District 149 (Houston)
hubertvo.com
2004: won with 50.06%
2006: 54.3%
2008: 56%
2010 election results:
Vo (D) 52%
O’Connor (R) 48%
2012 election results:
Vo 61.12%
Williams 38.87%
2014 election results:
Hubert Vo (D) 54.88%
Al Hoang (R) 45.11%
2016 election results:
Hubert Vo (D)  63.6%
Bryan Chu (R)  36.5%
2018 election results:
Hubert Vo (D) 88.3%
Aaron Close (L) 11.7%

Sean Reyes (R)
Utah Attorney General
seanreyes.com
(Filipino)
2014 election results
Reyes 63.1%
Stormont (D)  27%
McCullough (Libertarian)  4%
2016 election results:
Sean D. Reyes (R)  65.4%
Jon V. Harper (D)  25.1%

Karen Kwan (D)
Member, Utah House of Representatives – District 34 (Murray)
votekarenkwan.com
2014 election results
Johnny Anderson (R)  53.4%
Karen Kwan (D)  46.6%
2016 election results
Karen Kwan (D)  54.5%
Macade Jensen (R) 45.6%
2018 election results:
Karen Kwan (D) 59.9%
David Young (R) 40.1%

Bob Hasegawa (D)
Washington State Senate, District 11 (Seattle)
bobhasegawa.com
Former Washington House of Representatives
2004: won with 66.3%
2008: won with 74%
Primary results: unopposed
2010 election results:
Hasegawa (D)  70%
Potter (R) 30%
2012 election results (State Senate):
Hasegawa 69.19%
Thompson 30.81%
2016 election results (State Senate):
Bob Hasegawa (D)  76.4%
Dennis Price (L)  23.6%

Cindy Ryu (D)
Washington House of Representatives, District 32, position 1 (Seattle area)
cindyryu.org
Primary results:
Ryu 68%
McConnell 32%
2010 election results:
Ryu (D) 61%
Coday (R) 39%
2012 election results:
Ryu 71.98%
Hayden 28.02%
2014: unopposed
2016 election results:
Cindy Ryu (D)  75.8%
Alvin Rutledge (R)  24.2%
2018 primary results:
Cindy Ryu (D)  72.48%
Diodato (Dio) Boucsieguez (R)  21.33%
Keith Smith (Centrist)  6.19%
(Top 2 advance to general election)
2018 election results:
Cindy Ryu (D) 76.1%
Diodato Boucsieguez (R) 23.9%

Mia Su-Ling Gregerson (D)

Washington House of Representatives – District 33, position 2 (Seattle)
(appointed to the chamber on December 16, 2013)
miagregerson.com
2014 election results:
Mia Su-Ling Gregerson (D)  55.58%
Jeanette Burrage (R)  44.42%
2016 election results:
Mia Su-Ling Gregerson (D)  55.3%
Jeanette Burrage (R)  44.8%
2018 primary results:
Mia Su-Ling Gregerson (D)  66.51%
Anthony L. Lamb (R)  33.49%
(Top 2 advance to general election)
2018 election results:
Mia Gregerson (D) 67.2%
Anthony Lamb (R) 32.8%

Sharon Tomiko Santos (D)

Washington House of Representatives, District 37,
position 1 (Rainier Valley, Madrona, North Beacon Hill)
2004: won with 87.9%
2006: unopposed
2008: unopposed
2010: unopposed
2012: unopposed
2014 election results:
Sharon Tomiko Santos (D) 86.85%
Daniel Bretzke (R) 13.15%
2016 election results:
Sharon Tomiko Santos (D)  90.9%
John Dickinson (I)  9.1%
2018: unopposed

Freshman
My-Linh Thai (D)
Washington House of Representatives – District 41, position 2 (Mercer Island, Newcastle, Bellevue)
Bellevue School Board President, pharmacist
my-linhthai.com
Primary results:
My-Linh Thai (D)  42.95%
Michael Appleby (R)  31.53%
Wendy Weiker (D)  25.52%
(Top 2 advance to general election)
2018 election results:
My-Linh Thai (D) 65.2%
Michael Appleby (R) 34.8%

Vandana Slatter (D) – incumbent
Washington House of Representatives – District 48, position 1 (Redmond, Bellevue, and Kirkland)
former Bellevue City councilmember
member, Washington State Board of Pharmacy
vandanaslatter.com
2018: unopposed

Monica Jurado Stonier (D) – incumbent
Washington House of Representatives – District 49b
educator
monicastonier.nationbuilder.com
2018 election results: unopposed

Freshman
Mike Yin (D)
Wyoming House – District 16 (Jackson)
software engineer
electmikeyin.com
2018 election results:
Mike Yin (D) 59.6%
Barbara Allen (R) 40.4%

 

2022 Election

Kamala Harris (D)
U.S. Senate – California
former Attorney General of California
kamalaharris.org
2016 primary results (top 2 advance to general election):
Kamala D. Harris (D)  40.0%
Loretta L. Sanchez (D)  18.9%
2016 election results
Kamala Harris (D)  62.1%
Loretta Sanchez (D)  37.9%

Tammy Duckworth (D)
U.S. Senate – Illinois
former U. S. House – Illinois District 8 (Chicago suburbs)
tammyduckworth.com
Primary results:
Duckworth  64.4%
Zopp  24%
Harris  11.6%
2016 election results:
Tammy Duckworth (D)  54.4%
Mark Kirk (R)  40.2%

Election Results 2017

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