“I think CAPA21’s fundraising for the midterms has been groundbreaking. I can’t think of another progressive Asian American PAC that has raised $100,000 in an election cycle. More efforts like this are needed to help Asian Americans engage in political empowerment.” ~ Donald K. Tamaki It was a huge blue wave and Democrats picked up the most House seats in a generation. And “California hasn’t … Continue reading Democrats Took Back the House and You Helped Asian Americans Make a Difference in the Midterms
Friends, Hoyt Zia, Leigh-Ann Miyasato, and CAPA21 Chair Glen S. Fukushima are pledging $20,000 total in matching donations. We surpassed our $50,000 and this match pledge is key to helping us hit our next goal of $100,000. Donate today and your donation will effectively be doubled! Below, Hoyt explains why he and Leigh-Ann are digging deep to help take back Congress. They are not frequent … Continue reading Hoyt Zia: Why We’re Digging Deep to Help Take Back Congress
President Barack Obama last Saturday jumped into the November elections to help #TakeItBack with his endorsement of Democratic candidates in Orange County: Mike Levin, Harley Rouda, Katie Porter, Gil Cisneros, Josh Harder, and T.J. Cox. These are the same candidates that we’re supporting through CAPA21’s Asian American #TakeItBack campaign, having raised an incredible $47,500 in just over a month for candidate donations and efforts to reach … Continue reading Asian Americans #TakeItBack: Our first round of donations, what candidates are saying
We’re so grateful for the continued great responses to our calls to action urging Asian Americans to get involved in taking back Congress! In our first two weeks, our CAPA21 PAC raised more than $35,000 to help stop Trump and his comrades from destroying our democracy and normalizing racism, sexism and anti-immigrant virulence. Because of your support, we’re now donating to an expanded field of … Continue reading [Update] Asian Americans Making a Difference: Take Back Congress, Stop Trump
We received a great response to our August 3 post: “The Math (and Path) is Clear. We Must Take Back Congress in Order to Restrain Trump.” In one week, we raised more than $15,000 to help stop Trump and his comrades from destroying our democracy and normalizing racism, sexism and anti-immigrant virulence. The CAPA21 PAC recognizes and thanks those on the front lines – the … Continue reading Asian Americans Making a Difference: Take Back Congress, Stop Trump
Trump has chosen our enemies over our own people. Russia over the USA. North Koreans over Americans. Trump and Co. are escalating attacks against the Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation. Trump’s increasingly erratic and vitriolic tweets reveal his panic. He actually believes he’s above the law. The growing list of his transgressions are proving too much even for his allies. When he invited Russia to … Continue reading The Math (and Path) is Clear. We Must Take Back Congress in Order to Restrain Trump.