Long Beach Cambodians win big in local Democratic Party delegate election

Meet Vanndearlyn Vong—a President’s Scholar at Cal State Long Beach, a child of Cambodian immigrants and area Democrats’ newest delegate.

Her win, following an election at a Teamsters union hall near Bixby Knolls last Saturday, not only made her the youngest delegate to represent Democrats in the 70th Assembly District—which includes San Pedro, Signal Hill, Avalon and most of Long Beach—but showed the newfound power of a unified Cambodian community.

Vong, who said she was flooded with emotion when she found out she won, said she was proud of her community who came out in the hundreds to support her.

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