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

OCA Dismayed in Reversal of White House Affirmative Action Guidance

Washington, DC – OCA-Asian Pacific American Advocates released the following statement in reaction to the reversal of the current Affirmative Action guidance by the Trump Administration, a non-binding guidance for educational institutions: This Administration completely ignores the reality of... Read more

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RECENT ISSUES

Apply for the next EMILY’s List training in Houston!

Are you a pro-choice Democratic woman thinking about running for office? We’re partnering with EMILY’s List on the upcoming free half-day Run to Win 101 training on July 21 in Houston, TX. Apply here: https://secure.emilyslist.org/page/s/20180523_email_RunToWinHouston 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.