CM Al Hoang is serving his first term in District F. He was born in South Vietnam and emigrated to the US in 1975. An attorney by trade, Hoang is the first Vietnamese-American to serve on Council, and serves as the vice chair of the city’s International Business Initiatives committee. Since I had previously noted that there was an OIG investigation of him, I will now also note that he was cleared of the charges. Here’s our conversation:
You can find a list of all interviews for this cycle, plus other related information, on my 2011 Elections page.