Madison Phuong Nguyen (born 1975) is an American politician from California. She has served on the San Jose, California, City Council since September 2005, representing District 7; she was the first Vietnamese American elected to the council. She currently serves as the vice mayor of San Jose
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... Nguyen's support from the Vietnamese American community suffered a sharp reversal in early January 2008, in a controversy over whether a San Jose neighborhood ... Nguyen opted to use "Saigon Business District" because of the political implications of the name "Little Saigon" ... Supporters of the Little Saigon name denounced Nguyen as a traitor to the community, and also attacked a lone counter-protester outside of City Hall that night, who was holding a sign ...
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