Peggy Huang

Key Facts

Party Nonpartisan
Status Challenger

Background

Peggy Huang is a Taiwanese native who has lived in Orange County for 19 years, including most of her adolescent years [1, 5]. She received her Bachelor’s degree from the University of California, Berkeley, and her Juris Doctorate from the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law [5]. She is currently the Deputy Attorney General, with former experience as a trial attorney licensed by the California Department of Social Services. Huang advocated for and signed two bills that protected neglected children [5]. Huang also currently serves on the Yorba Linda City Council and as a board member for the Providence St. Jude Medical Center Memorial Foundation [1]. Huang is passionate about advocacy for neglected, abused, and developmentally delayed children. She also worked with the CALFED Bay-Delta Project to restore the ecosystem and improve water quality [5].

Key Issues

Community

Huang wants transparency and accountability for the money that taxpayers pay. Huang hopes to continue to implement policies that will lead to budget surpluses in the county. Due to the recent impact of COVID-19, Huang hopes to provide relief grants to small businesses in the county [1].

Housing

Huang supports to creating housing policies to fit the needs of every city with a case-by-case process. Huang hopes to fight against one-size-fits all policies for housing [1].

Transportation

Huang feels that transportation is crucial for Orange County members. Huang wants to create safety barriers and build connectors to alleviate traffic congestions [1].

Endorsements

Republican Party of Orange County, Association of Orange County Deputy Sheriffs, Employers Fraud Task Force, Hon. Steven Blades, Superior Court Judge; Hon. Michelle Steele, U.S. Representative; Hon. U.S. Young Kim, U.S. Representative; Hon. Josh Newman, California State Senator; Hon. Don Wagner, Orange County Supervisor; Hon. Tony Beall, Rancho Santa Margarita City Councilmember; Hon. Janine Heft, Laguna Hills City Councilmember; Hon. Gene Hernandez, Retired Police Chief; Hon. Rhonda Shrader, Mayor of Placentia; Hon. John Taylor, San Juan Capistrano City Councilmember; Hon. Lily Sinfield, Superior Court Judge; Hon. Janet Nguyen, Assemblywoman; Hon. Wendy Bucknum, Mission Viejo Councilmember; Hon. Trish Kelly, Mission Viejo Councilmember; Hon. Erica Pezold, Laguna Hills Councilwoman; Hon. Fred Minagar, Laguna Niguel; Hon. Trevor O’Neil, Anaheim Councilman; Hon. William Crosby, Attorney

Sources

1 Peggy Huang

2 Peggy Huang Instagram

3 Peggy Huang Twitter

4 Peggy Huang Facebook

5 Yorba Linda CA Gov

6 The State Bar of CA