Asian American Action Fund

73%of Asians voted for the Democratic Party

2013

AAPI Purchasing Power $962 Billion

2018

35%of Asians have limited English proficiency

2014

1.14 millionnew Asian American voters entered the electorate

2012-2016

There are over 50 AAPI candidates running for office

What You Can Do

The AAAFund is devoted to supporting progressive candidates who will represent Asian American Pacific Islander communities. There are 52 AAPI candidates running for office. There are many more candidates who are working with and for the AAPI community. Join us now in our ongoing campaign to bring the AAPI community to a new level in government and politics.

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RECENT ISSUES

Senate Judiciary Subcommittee Hearing on International Students

Members proposed further barriers for Chinese international students and xenophobic concerns. The Senate Judiciary hearing on May 30th discussed the vetting of Chinese students and concerns about Chinese infringement on economic, intellectual property, and other fronts. On May 30th, the... Read more

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RECENT ISSUES

Advancing Justice | AAJC and MALDEF Sue Trump Administration, Challenging Addition of Citizenship Question to 2020 Census

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Trump administration’s eleventh-hour decision to add a citizenship question to the 2020 Census violates the U.S. Constitution because it is racially discriminatory and could result in a severe undercount of minorities, according to a federal... Read more

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AAPI Clearinghouse

Section with Videos, Postcast and images

Video

Sri Preston Kulkarni for Congress

We endorsed Sri Preston Kulkarni for the Texas 22nd congressional district. Watch his campaign video.

Podcast

Stephanie Murphy on Pod Saves America

Our close friend Congresswoman Stephanie Murphy (D-FL) joins the cast in Orlando to talk about gun control, immigration, and the 2018 midterms.

Video

Gina Ortiz Jones for Congress

We endorsed Gina Ortiz Jones for the Texas 23rd congressional district. Watch her campaign video.

Video

Andy Kim for Congress

We endorsed Andy Kim for Congress. Watch his campaign launch video.