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The Following information was documented by Santa Clara County Registrar's Voters
as of January 1999 - Viet meaning Vietnamese American Voters

As you can see that Vietnamese has voted less than the Spanish and the Chinese voters, though, there are more Vietnamese voters registered out there. To protect your rights and voice your concerns your vote is important to you and to your community and above all, your vote counts. Your voice can only be listened if you voted.
So please remember to vote either by absentee ballot or go to the poll and vote.
If you do not know how? call us at 408-971-8280
In order to vote you need to be registered and we have the application, and be done in 2 minutes.Call US!
Also, please go to our Free e-mail page and get your_name@viet-nam.zzn.com

Vote '98  -  California Voter Foundation  -  Santa Clara county Registra of Voters  -  Secretary of State (California)

- The Orange County Register -


 
Elections
Total 
Registered
Voters
Voters 
Who 
Voted
Percent
Total  *
Reg. 
Spanish
Voters
Spanish
Voters
Who
Voted
Percent
Total  *
Viet
Reg.
Voters
Viet
Voters
Who
Voted
Percent
Total  *
Chinese
Reg.
Voters
Chinese
Voters
Who
Voted
Percent
Nov. 1993 
Statewide 
Special
787,264
 277,125
35.2 %
12,390
3,023
24.39 %
15,895
2,830
17.80 %
13,000
(Approx.)
4,673
35.95 %
June 1994
Primary
759,319
245,772
32.4 %
12,264
3,263
26.60 %
16,853
3,125
18.54 %
13,663
2,978
21.79 %
Nov. 1994
General
786,003
 461,825
 58.8 %
 13,245
 7,126
 53.80 %
 18,319
 7,804
 42.60 %
 14,958
 8,562
57.24 % 
Mar. 1996
Primary
738,927
312,306
42.26 %
15,250
5,540
36.33 %
 20,792
5,056
24.32 %
 16,524
4,681
28.33 %
Nov. 1996
General
 807,767
 535,449
 66.3 %
 20,964
 13,853
 66.1 %
25,913
 14,088
 54.3 %
 19,338
12,748 
 65.9 %
Jun. 1998
Primary
 703,823
 318,966 
 45.3 % 
 20,657
 10,075 
48.8 % 
 25,739
 7,973 
 31.0 % 
 19,036
 7,797 
 41.0 % 
Nov. 1998
General
 726,410
 434,600 
 59.8 % 
 21,826
 12,816 
 58.7 % 
 27,476
 12,123 
 44.1 %
 20,321
12,654 
62.3 % 

* Voters who were born in countries which speak the language indicated.  These figures are a piece of the picture and may not reflect the actual number of persons with Limited English Proficiency from a given language group.  They do, however, give a starting point to view voter registration and participation.

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