Mei Mei Huff Honored for Work and Contributions in the 29th Senate District
SACRAMENTO: Senate Minority Leader Bob Huff (R-Diamond Bar) has selected a Los Angeles County businesswoman and philanthropist as the “Woman of the Year” for the 29th Senate District. Mei Mei Huff serves as the principal, but non-paid liaison to the Chinese community for Senator Huff’s office.
Her networking skills within the Asian community helped lead to the creation of the Heritage School Act (SB 129). She also played a key role in crafting SJR 23, which calls upon U.S. Congress to formally apologize for the Chinese Exclusion Act of 1882 and SCR 10 that recognizes the importance of the Lunar New Year celebrations by Asian communities. She also played a key role helping China’s Jiangsu Province become California’s official Sister Province. Continue reading