Let’s make sure that AAPI voices are loud and clear With Hillary Clinton’s official announcement that she’s running for president, now is the time to renew our commitment to a strong and visible presence by Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the political process. Will the Clinton campaign have AAPIs in its leadership? Does the … Continue reading Hillary Clinton is in. Let’s make sure AAPI voices are heard!
Last month, we announced the launch of CAPA21, a progressive AAPI political action committee. Our first goal was to raise $50,000. Donations raised up to that amount would be matched dollar-for-dollar by our Chair, Glen S. Fukushima. We met that goal in a few weeks, and we set a new and difficult goal of $100,000. Glen … Continue reading We met our $50K goal! Join us in raising $100,000 for AAPI political empowerment!
AAPIs need to start planning for the 2016 presidential and key state elections. Let’s avoid another election cycle in which we’re scrambling for resources to properly engage communities. We have the necessary talent, ideas, and resources in our communities to ensure that elected officials, campaigns, and political parties engage AAPIs at a deeper level – whether it’s getting more AAPIs registered … Continue reading AAPI Leaders Form Progressive PAC, Donations Matched 1:1 Through September