Recent Issues

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Statement by the Board of the Asian American Action Fund on the mass shooting in Indianapolis

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Apr. 19, 2021   Contact: Asian American Action Fund Media Team (social@aaa-fund.org) As a board, we are unified in our sorrow and anger over the mass murder at an Indianapolis area FedEx facility that resulted in 8...

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Statement by the Board of the Asian American Action Fund on the Honorable Erika Moritsugu Being Named Deputy Assistant to President Joe Biden

The board of the Asian American Action Fund unanimously applauds the selection of former AAA-Fund Executive Director Erika Moritsugu as Deputy Assistant to the President and Asian American and Pacific Islander Senior Liaison.  Previously, she served as the Assistant Secretary for...

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Covid-19 might be slowing down, but the racist backlash against Asian Americans persists

By Ally Mark On a Tuesday night weeks ago, a shooting spree in three Atlanta metro area spas left 8 people dead, 6 of whom were Asian women.   The FBI, assisting local police on this case, cannot confirm whether...

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Asian American Action Fund and AAA Fund of California Thank Governor Newsom for Nominating Rob Bonta as California’s Next Attorney General

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Mar. 24, 2021   Contact: Gautam Dutta, Esq. (415 236 2048; Gautam.Dutta@gmail.com) The Asian American Action Fund (AAA Fund) and AAA Fund of California thank Governor Gavin Newsom for nominating Assemblymember Rob Bonta as the Golden State’s...

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White House Proclamation on Honoring the Victims of the Tragedy in the Atlanta Metropolitan Area

Earlier today, March 18, 2021, President Joe Biden issued an order, honoring the victims of the Atlanta area mass shooting, to fly all American flags on public grounds at half-staff until Monday, March 22. Read below for the full...

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Statement by the Board of the Asian American Action Fund and AAA Fund Georgia on the Targeted Shooting of Asian American Women in Georgia

We condemn the mass shootings yesterday in Cherokee County, GA, and Atlanta. Many of the victims were Asian American women, including employees of the spas.  In the last year, hate crimes against AAPIs have risen precipitously, with over 3,000...

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How does Biden’s $1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan help AAPI communities?

President Biden signed the historic $1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan into law! This bill takes bold, visionary steps to care for every American, including Asian American and Pacific Islander communities. To help Americans get safely back on their feet,...

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Asian American Action Fund of California Calls for Gov. Newsom to Nominate Rob Bonta as California’s Next Attorney General

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEFeb. 16, 2021Contact: Gautam Dutta, Esq. (415 236 2048; Gautam.Dutta@gmail.com) The Asian American Action Fund (AAA Fund) of California calls for Gov. Newsom to nominate Assemblymember Rob Bonta as the Golden State’s next Attorney General. If nominated...

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Asian American Action Fund and AAAFund of California Urge Gov. Newsom to Nominate an AAPI as California’s Next Attorney General

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJan. 28, 2021Contact: Gautam Dutta, Esq. (415 236 2048; gautam.dutta@gmail.com) The Asian American Action (AAA) Fund and the Asian American Action Fund of California renew their call that an Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) be nominated as...

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Asian American Action Fund and AAA Fund of California Urge Gov. Newsom to Nominate an AAPI as California’s Next Attorney General

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEDec. 29, 2020Contact: Gautam Dutta (415 236 2048; gautam.dutta@gmail.com) The Asian American Action (AAA) Fund and the Asian American Action Fund of California urge California Gov. Gavin Newsom to nominate an Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI)...

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