FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT:
Sarah PompeiTuesday, October 12, 2010 408.250.1271
The Meg Whitman for Governor Campaign launched a television ad in Mandarin andCantonese as part of a comprehensive outreach effort to California's Asian American community.The ad, which underscores why Meg is the best candidate to turn California around, will be airing inthe Los Angeles and San Francisco media markets.In the ad, the announcer says, "Meg Whitman understands our community. She knowsentrepreneurship, high-tech jobs and education are the keys to our future."To watch the ad in Mandarin, go tohttp://www.megwhitman.com/media/video/8001/.To watch the ad in Cantonese, go tohttp://www.megwhitman.com/media/video/7991/.Below is a transcript of the ad and the English translation.Meg hopes the campaign's outreach motivates Asian Americans to come together to changeCalifornia for the better.In addition, the campaign has mailed information on Meg's plan to create jobs and fix our schoolsin Chinese, Vietnamese and Korean to approximately 126,000 households.The mail pieces encourage Asian Americans to visit Meg's website,www.MegWhitman.com, to get acopy of her plan.For the Chinese-language version of Meg's website, go tohttp://chinese.megwhitman.com/.