By Stacy Nguyen
Northwest Asian Weekly
The rumor mill has been churning on overdrive lately. The word from several news outlets is that Obama may hit the ground running by appointing top posts in his cabinet in mere days instead of the taking weeks like past presidents have done.
The following are some familiar Washington state politicians and Asian Americans whose names have been tossed around as candidates for Obama’s staff. Though it’s pure speculation at this point, who knows? There may be pleasant surprises in the near future. (end)