Monday, November 28, 2011

Letter from a Group of Prominent AsAms

We, the undersigned, are strong supporters of 80-20. We ask you to please consider joining 80-20, which is a uniquely effective Asian American lobbying organization for all 15 million Asian Americans. In America, lobbying is necessary for a small minority like the Asian Americans!

To join, using a credit card, click on . Or
send your check to 80-20 PAC 13337 South St. #189 Cerritos, CA 90703. 

Basic $35; Family 
$50; Student $15; Life Member $1,000.

Sincerely (Titles are for identification purposes only),

Alice Huang, President, American Association for the Advancement of Science (Past), President, American Society for Microbiology (Past), Harvard Medical
School, Dean for Science (retired), Professor of Microbiology & Molecular
Genetics (retired), New York University, Member, Academia Sinica, Taiwan
Chenming Hu, Member, US National Academy of Engineering, the Chinese Academy of Sciences, and Academia Sinica, Board member, SanDisk, Professor of Microelectronics at University of California, Berkeley
Dean Lee, Formerly Chief Representative in China, Occidental Petroleum Corp., President of Occidental Investment Company of China, President, Hercules China, Inc.
Dominic Ng, President, Committee of 100, Chairman and CEO of East West Bank, East
West Bancorp. Inc.
Dr. Adrian Ho, Founding Partner, SageSpring Partners, LLC
Dr. William Tao, Trustee Emeritus Washington University and Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, Missouri
Efren R. Abratique, PE, President and CEO, Abratique & Associates Inc.
Farland Chang, Executive Producer, WorldBizWatch
Frederic Wan, Vice Chancellor for Research & Dean of Graduate Studies (1995-2000),
University of California, Irvine
Gareth Chang, Former Board member of Apple, Executive Vice President of Hughes; formerly Executive Chairman of Star TV
Hanming Tu, Former president, International Association of Chinese Professionals In
Geographic Information Sciences
Henry J. Lee, President, (Retired) Financial Marketing Group Inc., Entrepreneur
Hilary Hsu, Chancellor Superintendent (Retired), City College of San Francisco, CA
Hsia S. Choong, VP, Choong & Hsia Foundation
Ignatius C. Wang, AIA, Founder, UCI Architects, Inc., Philadelphia, PA
James M. Tien, PhD, DEng (h.c.), NAE, Distinguished Professor and Dean, College of Engineering, University of Miami, FL
Kenneth Fong, Trustee, California State University System, Trustee, University of California, San Francisco Foundation, Founder and Chairman of Kenson Ventures
Kuan-Teh Jeang, President, Society of Chinese Bioscientists in America (SCBA)
Leonard K. Cheng, Dean and Chair Professor of Economics, HKUST Business School, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Marilyn R. Donato, Author, "Phillipine Cooking in America," a pioneer in the private practice of nutrition and dietetics
Mark Le, M.D., President of Northcross Medical Center PC, Co owner of Medlab and Vet Lab inc.
Maxwell (Yung-man) Wong, Vice President, Citibank (retired)
Simon Chen, Director of Quantitative Services, InsiderScore LLC, Princeton, NJ
T F Wong, Ph.D., Director of Strategy and Business Planning, AT&T (retired)
Ted Lieu, California State Senator
Theodore C. Vora, PE, President, Veristic Manufacuring
Tony T. Donato, Thoracic cardiovascular, laser surgeon (retired)
Ved P. Chaudhary, Ph.D, (Former) Board of Trustees, Rutgers The State University, NJ
Youxue Zhang, James R. O'Neil Collegiate Professor, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, The University of Michigan
Yu-Chi Ho, Member of the US National Academy of Engineering, Foreign member of Chinese Academy of Sciences and the Chinese Academy of Engineering

The above is a partial list. To see a complete list, click on

Published by 80-20 PAC, Inc.

A Korean and Chinese translation of S.B.'s "Swan Song" is available respectively at & .

Please forward to your friends. The translation was done at the request of
Le Isaacs, an 80-20member. He emailed saying, "Do you know anyone who
can translate your swan song to Chinese or Korean? There are about 400
Chinese and 400 Korean residents here . . . I can make copies of your swan
song and ask to have it distribute."

80-20 is proud to have a member with a last name like ISAACS, who is so
GIVING in order to help us achieve a political voice.