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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AAPI Voters in 2018 Congressional Elections: Bigger Impact than Anticipated

Originally published at AAPI DataBY SONO SHAH Heading into the midterms, our analysis at AAPI Data found 27 congressional districts in 11 states where Asian American & Pacific Islander voters could have maximum impact in 2018. We identified these...

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Asian-Americans Made History on Election Day

Originally posted by the DNC, November 15, 2018.  This election, Asian-Americans made history. From Andy Kim’s win in New Jersey to Nima Kulkarni in Kentucky, Asian-American Democrats won seats up and down ballot. Here are some highlights: Who is...

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Election Updates: Runoff and Recount Support Needed

Originally posted by the DNC, November 10, 2018.  Hi all, Please see additional ways to help below – including a new sign up form for legal volunteers needed ASAP in Florida: Lawyers needed in FL. We have also launched...

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Help Needed: Count Every Vote in Georgia

Friends, As of yesterday, votes are still being counted in the state of Georgia. Some counties were still counting ballots late last night, many absentee votes still need to be counted and provisional ballot voters still need to submit...

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DNC Election Updates

Reposted from the DNC.  November 7, 2018 With a few more races decided last night and into today, we wanted to send you an updated roundup of races and trends from last night. Want to thank you again for...

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Asian American Action Fund Congratulates Candidates Across the Nation

AAAFund congratulates all its endorsees who ran for office in 2018, and notes significant historical wins, including Andy Kim as New Jersey’s first Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) Congressman, William Tong as the first AAPI Connecticut Attorney General,...

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New Podcast with Aftab Pureval and Mike Honda!

Join AAAFund host Kumar Jayasuriya, former Congressman Mike Honda, and Congressional Candidate for Ohio’s 1st District Aftab Pureval! Hear why Aftab is running for Congress and how he will be a leader for our AAPI community and represent our...

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Check out our podcast featuring Hiral Tipirneni and Mike Honda!

Check out our podcast with Hiral Tipirneni and Mike Honda! Hiral is a strong advocate for affordable healthcare and is a Red to Blue candidate. Hear why Hiral is running for Congress to represent Arizona’s 8th District. We are so proud to...

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US Midterm Elections 2018: The year when 100 Indian-Americans ran for public office

CNBC TV-18 November 6 may be just another ordinary day for most people around the world but for Americans it’s make or break day – the day millions of US citizens go to the polls to vote. The Midterm...

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Asian American Action Fund Calls on Elected Officials to Uphold the Constitution, Defend Birthright Citizenship

Statement of the Board of the Asian American Action Fund President Trump stated today that he intends to use an Executive Order to overturn the United States Constitution’s Fourteenth Amendment to get rid of birthright citizenship. His lawyers know...

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