AAPI Clearinghouse

As a collaborative project, the vision of the AAPI Clearinghouse is to educate and empower Asian-American political engagement across the country.

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Op-Ed: Focus on Affirmative Action Misses Real Issues of Concern to Asian Americans

By Chris Lu With the end of summer, college students have now returned to campuses around the country, and high school seniors are beginning the dreaded process of college applications. Meanwhile, a trial is set to begin this month...

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Greetings from Aftab Pureval’s AAPI Coordinator for Ohio’s 1st District

My name is Shivank Singh, and I’m working on the Aftab Pureval campaign in Ohio’s 1st Congressional District as the AAPI coordinator. This week, the campaign had the honor of hosting Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal for a rally and lunch....

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DNC Chair Tom Perez and Vice Chair Congresswoman Grace Meng to Campaign for Nevada Democrats, Visit AAPI Community in Vegas

Democratic National Committee Chair Tom Perez and Vice Chair Congresswoman Grace Meng will visit Las Vegas on Sunday, October 14 to campaign for Democratic candidates and highlight how much is at stake in the 2018 midterm election. Perez and...

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Senator Mazie Hirono’s (HI) Powerful Rebuttal on Senate Floor

On Saturday, Senator Mazie Hirono delivered a powerful statement of rebuttal on the senate floor in response to Senator Collin’s speech  for Judge Kavanaugh. Below is Senator Hirono’s statement which she submitted for the Congressional Record. LIVE STATEMENT FOR THE...

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New Data Show High Enthusiasm Among Asian American Voters; High Trump Disapproval, Health and Immigration Concerns

Washington, DC – Sponsored by Civic Leadership USA, a survey released today by Asian and Pacific Islander American Vote (APIAVote) and AAPI Data reveals many insights into the fastest-growing racial group in the United States, including their voting plans for...

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Andrew Janz Travels Throughout California’s 22nd Congressional District Talking to Voters While Nunes Continues to Hide

With November 6th closing in on us, Andrew Janz (CA-22) started ramping up the campaign to reach as many voters as possible. Andrew has attended public events throughout California’s 22nd Congressional District and hosted weekly meet and greets; all...

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ALERT: Harmful Proposed Rule That Hurts Immigrant Families is Posted to DHS Website

Stand With Us As #OneNation Reposted from AAPI Progressive Action  The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has posted a draft rule to its website. This rule could hurt Asian American and Pacific Islander families across the country. It is...

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OCA Public Charge Webinar 9/25

Today at 3 PM EST, OCA – Asian Pacific American Advocates and the Asian Pacific Islander American Health Forum will be hosting a webinar on the Administration’s latest immigration proposal: changes to public charge. Join them to find out...

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AAAFund Endorses Ben Jealous for Maryland Governor

Washington, DC — Asian American Action Fund (AAAFund) announces its endorsement and support for Ben Jealous for Maryland Governor. Ben served as former National President & CEO of the NAACP.   “I’m proud to receive this endorsement from the...

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AAAFund endorses Gil Cisneros for California’s 39th Congressional District

Washington, DC — Asian American Action Fund (AAAFund) is proud to endorse and support Gil Cisneros for Congress. Gil is running to represent Orange County and will be a champion for his community. “We are proud to endorse Gil...

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