A Republican assemblyman from New York, Julius Weishan Lee, Chinese-American, has given an inspirational talk that has gone viral and brought him to the attention of some political kingmakers. He is ­being vetted for the nomination for a Con­gres­sional seat by a veteran political practitioner, who works behind the scenes to bring together donors with money and candidates with promise. The appeal of Julius is that his fresh face, ethnicity and a distinguished war record may give the Republicans a shot at a solidly Democratic... More >>>