80-20 has begun its Endorsement Convention (EC) process. The following was sent to its members who are eligible to become candidates for Delegates to EC. You may want to read the strict ethenical standards required of all candidates at the top of "Candidate Application Form."
We also want to thank the great support rolling in this week:
James C Wu of CA ($2,000 in addition to being a Life Member), Mr. & Mrs. Sanghun Song of NY (Family Life Members) , Authur Cheung of CA, Sharon Hsiang Chen of WA & Chisheng Chang of CA who joined as Life Members.
Unity is power! Our bloc votes may just decide who will be the next president of this great nation.
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Subject: Become a Delegate & MAKE HISTORY
Be a Delegate and help make history. Date: 9/19 (Sunday).
Location: SF. CA.
The decision of our Delegates will probably influence the votes of about 1 million Asian American voters in the 2004 PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION. This year's presidential race is very tight. Your vote may just decide the next president of our great nation. All 3 presidential candidates
are invited to make their pitches to you personally.
80-20's Bylaws require that
(1) The Delegates will be in equal portions of Republicans, Democrats & Independents/Declines, and
(2) Delegates are to be elected by dues-paying members.
For other details about the Convention, see
The number of Delegates will probably be between 33 to 66. If interested, please PRINT OUT THE FOLLOWING APPLICATION FORM, COMPLETE IT, AND FAX IT to 1 866 FOR-8020 (i.e. 367-8020). Or mail it to
Jing-Li Yu 80-20 special Assistant
P.O. Box 527340 Flushing, NY 11352-7340 .
Your application MUST reach 80-20 by mid-night of 8/28 (Saturday). Election (on web site) will be held from 8/30 to 31 (Mon. & Tue.) Results will be announced on 9/1 (Wed.) You'll have more than two weeks to reserve your air travel to SF, if necessary.
See you in SF for a historic Convention. What a political experience that will be! Decide today and let us know!!! If you intend to run but can't send in the application today, reply with YES and send the application later. We need a quick estimate of the number of our Delegates for hotel arrangements.
President, The 80-20 PAC, Inc.
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DELEGATE APPPLICATION FORM
Date: September 19, 2004 (Sunday); Location: San Francisco, CA
I want to be a Delegate to 80-20's Endorsement Convention, with clear
understanding of the following two conditions:
(1) I pledge to support the presidential candidate chosen by 80-20's
Endorsement Convention regardless of my personal preference &
conviction. I also promise to attend the Convention, if elected,
while paying my own way, except for unforeseen circumstances, &
(2) I have no conflict of interest in becoming a candidate for Delegate.
have no financial interest with any of the political parties and/or
presidential campaigns. I am not an applicant for federal
I am registered as a Democrat/Independent/Republican.
Last Name:_________________ First:_____________ Middle: ____
City: __________________________ State: _____ Zip: __________
Phone: _____________________ Fax: _____________________
My profession & title: _____________________________________
My past service to 80-20 (e.g. length & type of membership, responding
to "Call To Actions," Chapter or Board officers)
My past service to the APA community: ________________________
Sign: ________________________ Date: ___________________
Fax to 1 866 FOR-8020