Filipina American Runs For CA State Assembly

 Mae Cendaña Torlakson (Source: Inquirer.net)

Mae Cendaña Torlakson (Source: Inquirer.net)

When Mae Cendaña Torlakson arrived in the United States to be with her family, she left behind a promising life as a recording rock artist in her native Philippines. Now, she’s deep into California politics, and gunning for a seat in the State Assembly.

Last week, the Asian and Pacific Islander Caucus announced its endorsement of Torlakson, describing her as an “impressive candidate” and a “respected community leader” with more than 15 years of experience working on education and environmental issues in the state. More in Inquirer.net.



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