Saturday, April 17, 2010

Madison Nguyen Expects to Win Outright in June Primary

When answering the San Jose Chamber of Commerce's candidate questionnaire for endorsement, Madison Nguyen confidently expected herself to win outright in the upcoming June primary.  See excerpts below from her written answers to SJCC.


                                                    San Jose City Council

                         Candidate Questionnaire – Council Candidates District 7

                                                    June 2010 Election

Please answer all questions. The completed questionnaire must be returned electronically by 5:30 pm, Monday, March 22 via an attached Word document to Pat Sausedo at Questions, please call Pat Sausedo at (408) 291-5200 or the Candidate Cultivation Co-chairs Dennis Martin at (408) 294-5682 or John Tang at (408) 279-7900.

Your scheduled interview with the Candidate Cultivation Committee is scheduled for Thursday, March 25th between 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm at the Chamber of Commerce Office, 101 W. Santa Clara St., in downtown San Jose. A specific time for your interview will be confirmed by the Candidate Cultivation co-chairs prior to March 25th.

NAME: Madison Nguyen

CAMPAIGN COMMITTEE NAME: Re-elect Madison Nguyen for City Council 2010

OFFICE SEEKING: San Jose City Council, District 7

FPPC #: 1322714 ........................................................................

Please provide a brief overview of your campaign strategy i.e., key endorsements, fundraising goals, amount raised to date, consultants you have retained. (50 words or less)

1. How many votes do you need to win: 7,000 votes to win outright in June

2. How much money will you raise for your campaign: $96,000

3. Who has endorsed your campaign: Mayor Chuck Reed, Vice Mayor Judy Chirco and Councilmembers Pete Constant, Ash Kalra, Sam Liccardo, Nora Campos, Rose Herrera and Nancy Pyle, Police Officers Association, International Association of Fire Fighters (Local 230), Association of Retired Police and Fire Fighters and among many other elected officials and organizations

4. Are you getting professional help on your campaign? (List names and roles):

 Yes, I expect individuals and organizations that endorsed my campaign to help me win outright in June.


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