Mike Eng

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Mike Eng
Mike Eng in the middle
Member of the California State Assembly
from the 49th district
In office
December 4, 2006 – November 30, 2012
Preceded by Judy Chu
Succeeded by Ed Chau
Mayor of Monterey Park, California
In office
August 21, 2004 – January 18, 2005
Preceded by Sharon Martinez
Succeeded by Frank Venti
Monterey Park City Councillor
In office
March 8, 2003 – December 4, 2006
Preceded by Judy Chu
Succeeded by Anthony Wong
Personal details
Born Michael F. Eng
(1946-09-14) September 14, 1946 (age 71)
Oakland, California
Nationality American
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Judy Chu (m. 1978)
Residence Los Angeles, California
Alma mater University of California, Los Angeles
University of Hawaii
Occupation Attorney

Michael F. "Mike" Eng (Chinese: ; pinyin: Wǔ Guóqìng; born September 14, 1946)[1][2] is an American politician and member of the Democratic Party. He previously served in the California State Assembly and the Monterey Park City Council, and was mayor of Monterey Park from 2004 to 2005.

Eng has a bachelor's degree and master's degree from the University of Hawaii and a J.D. from the University of California, Los Angeles. He is the founder and senior partner of the law firm Eng & Nishimura, practicing immigration and nationality law.

Eng is married to U.S. House Representative Judy Chu, who is his predecessor in the State Assembly, a former council member and Mayor of Monterey Park, and the former chair of the California's State Board of Equalization. Chu is the first Chinese American woman ever elected to the U.S. Congress.

Eng is also a professor for the College of Business and Economic at California Sate University of Los Angeles.


  1. ^ Candidates making up new names on ballots translated into Chinese, Los Angeles Times, May 17, 2011
  2. ^ "Assembly Member Mike Eng of California". Archived from the original on January 17, 2013. Retrieved 2013-09-29. 

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