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Four female Chinese-Americans run in the Illinois primary election - Chinese
Source: Sing Tao USA, New York, NY.
Translated summary: These four candidates are Theresa Mah, Grace Chan, Anne Shaw and Jennifer Gong-Gershowitz. Mah is a second generation Chinese, and the first-ever Chinese to be elected in Illinois. Her campaign platform is to boost the quality of life of citizens in the community, to fight for the rights and interests of immigrant communities and to ensure the government invests in education support. Gong-Gershowitz is determined to speak out for human rights, and to protect the rights and interests of immigrants.
Orignally published March 20, 2018.