Friday, June 24, 2011

Congressman Gary Miller: Reception Held to Honor 2011 Service Academy Appointees

From the Office of Congressman Gary Miller:

Congressman Miller recently hosted a reception for thirteen students from California’s 42nd Congressional District that have been selected to attend a Service Academy this year. These exceptional students have received Congressional, Senatorial or JROTC nominations to attend these fine institutions.

Attending the U.S. Military Academy in West Point, New York will be Ryan Kim, Ye Young Kim, Minki Lee, Todd MacDonald, Alana Mitchem, and William O’Keefe.

Leaving for the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland will be Daniel Lim, Trevor Samaha, and Alexandra Westberg.

Enrolling at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colorado will be Robert Gutierrez, Justin Moon, Elliott Myers, and Jack Waller.

Congressman Miller extends his congratulations to all of the nominees and their families. For those interested in applying to one of the U.S. Service Academies for the class of 2016, please contact Congressman Miller’s Brea office at 714-257-1142.

Bob Huff, Senate Minority Leader?

Capitol Weekly is reporting that Diamond Bar Sen. Bob Huff is one of two Senators being considered for Minority Leader by his fellow Senators.

Huff was elected to the Senate in 2008 and is currently the Republican Caucus Chairman.

His competition is San Diego area Sen. Joel Anderson.

Current Leader Bob Dutton, who is term limited, will be running for the State Assembly. Dutton previously served one term in the Assembly, so he can serve two more.