In 2017 three Hmong Americans were elected into office along with one judicial appointment which added to the seven that were elected in 2016. This year nine Hmong Americans have announced candidacy for public office for the 2018 Election. Below is a directory of Hmong Americans currently in local, state and judicial offices. 

Steve LyElk Grove Mayor2016-18Vong MouanoutouaClovis City Council2017-2021Lee LorMerced County Board ofSupervisor 2016-2020Mai Yang VangSacramento City UnifiedSchool Board 2016-2020
Brandon VangSanger Unified SchoolBoard 2016-2020Foung HawjMN State Senator2012-2020Fue LeeMN State Representative2016-2018Tou XiongMaplewood City Council2016-2020
Dai ThaoSt Paul City Council2013-2019Marny XiongSt Paul School Board2017-2021    Susan PhaBrooklyn Park CityCouncil 2016-2020Xiong Yang Walnut Grove City Council2007-2020
Michael XiongEau Claire City Council2013-2019  Yee Leng XiongMarathon CountySupervisor 2016-2020DC Everest School Board2014-2018Mary ThaoWausau School Board2016-2020  Kelly LeeExeter School Board(Missouri) 2017-2021  
Charles VueEau Claire School Board2013-2019   Kou ThaoTracy City Council, MN2018-2019 
Judge Paul LoMerced County SuperiorAppointed 2013Re-elected 2016Judge Kristy YangMilwaukee CountyElected 2017 Judge Sophia VueloRamsey CountyAppointed 2018 

Hmong Americans who are running or up for re-election in 2018.

Steve LyMayor of Elk GroveBobby BliatoutCA 22nd Congressional
Fue LeeMN State Rep 59AJay XiongMN State Rep 67BDr Shoua YangMN State Rep 67B
Yee Leng XiongWeston Village Board Chai MouaPortage CountySupervisor District 9Ka LoMarathon CountySupervisor 5thMary ThaoWausau City Council 

Source: http://hmongamerican.org/politics/

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