Assemblyman Phillip Chen Endorses Peggy Huang


Assemblyman Phillip Chen Endorses Peggy Huang

California State Assembly member joins growing list of lawmakers in support of Peggy Huang and her campaign for the 45th Congressional District

IRVINE, CA --- Peggy Huang announced today the endorsement of California State Assembly Member Phillip Chen. Chen’s endorsement adds yet another, in the growing list of popularly elected Californians, in her campaign for the 45th Congressional District.

"Peggy Huang is a true leader for Orange County - and I am proud to endorse her campaign,"  Chen said.   “In Congress, you can count on her to stand up to the powerful special interests, fight against high drug prices, and keep our families safe."

Phillip Chen was elected to the California State Assembly in November of 2016. Chen was appointed to serve as Deputy Whip to the Assembly Republican Caucus as a freshman. Previously Phillip Chen served on his local school board. As well, Chen was appointed to the Governor’s Office of Criminal Justice Planning by former Gov. Pete Wilson.

“I am honored to have the support and endorsement of Assemblyman Phillip Chen,” Huang said.  “He is a leader for his district and someone who works every day to secure public safety and increase economic opportunity for all Californians.”

Chen joins California State Senator Ling Ling Chang and former California State Assemblyman, now Orange County Supervisor Donald Wagner, both of whom endorsed Peggy Huang and her candidacy.

The 45th Congressional District of California includes the cities of Irvine, Tustin, North Tustin, Lake Forest, Laguna Woods, Laguna Hills, Villa Park, Mission Viejo, Rancho Santa Margarita, Coto de Caza, and portions of the cities of Anaheim and Orange.

For more information, please visit and Follow the Peggy Huang campaign on social media.

Facebook: @Peggyhuangca

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Chris Emami