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Engage: Oakland's first Asian-American mayor struggles to settle in
Jean Quan, Oakland's first Asian-American and first female mayor, has experienced several political failures.
January 5th, 2012
09:49 AM ET

Engage: Oakland's first Asian-American mayor struggles to settle in

Engage with news and opinions from around the web about under-reported stories from undercovered communities.

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  1. AMW

    Keep your head up Jean Quan...you were giving the job for a reason. You're the first woman for a reason. Pray for the strength to be all you can be for OAKLAND. ❤

    January 7, 2012 at 1:00 am | Report abuse |
  2. AMERICA 1st

    Maybe oakland needs an AMERICAN in its mayors office!

    January 5, 2012 at 7:43 pm | Report abuse |