APA Candidates Compete in County Races

Rafu Staff Report

Several Asian Pacific Americans were candidates in local elections on June 7. Following are some of the results for Southern California counties.

Los Angeles County

Board of Supervisors, District 5 — In an eight-way race to succeed termed-out Supervisor Mike Antonovich, real estate investor Rajpal Kahlon was in last place with 3,091 votes (1.14 percent). The runoff will be between Kathryn Barger, Antonovich’s chief of staff, who received 81,362 votes (29.88 percent), and educator/budget specialist Darrell Park, who received 40,958 (15.04 percent).

Paul Kim