All posts tagged "Helen Gym"

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    Philly elects two Korean American city council members

    The Philadelphia Korean American community is celebrating this week after the election of two of its own to City Council — David Oh (R) and Helen Gym (D). While Tuesday confirmed a re-election for Oh, for Gym...

    • Posted November 5, 2015
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    Three Korean American candidates pass Philly primaries

    By The Korea Times Philadelphia staff Three Korean American candidates running for office in Philadelphia made it past the primaries Tuesday. City Councilman At-Large David Oh, a Republican who is running for re-election, received 18.01 percent of...

    • Posted May 21, 2015
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    Philly public education champion Helen Gym looks to nab city council seat

    Philadelphia has a new Korean American city council hopeful on its hands with Helen Gym, 47, a nationally recognized public education activist. A former reporter and teacher, co-founder of the city’s Parents United for Public Education and...

    • Posted April 24, 2015
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