9 AAPI Women Who Have Paved the Way in Political Activism

We’d like to honor Women’s History Month by recognizing the phenomenal Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) women leaders who have trail-blazed and contributed significantly to building power for our community. These women have pioneered movements, authored key policies, and have led campaigns into the next century. They have shaped our country and inspired us.

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Rebecca Lee
AAPI Progressive Action Endorsed State Legislators Will Ensure Minority Voices Be Heard on Redistricting Efforts

WASHINGTON—AAPI Progressive Action congratulates the 38 AAPI Progressive Action endorsed state legislators who won their elections—including 10 new state legislators. There are three more AAPI Progressive Action endorsed candidates who are in races too close to call. These candidates will build and strengthen the pipeline of Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) progressive candidates and will ensure that 2020 redistricting efforts do not suppress the voices and votes of communities of color.

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Joyce Liu
Trump Administration Continues Assault on Immigrant Families

WASHINGTON – Twenty-eight days prior to the midterm elections, the Trump administration published a proposed rule that vindictively targets legal immigrants. This rule would put permanent resident status (“green cards”) at risk if immigrant families access necessary resources, such as Medicaid, nutritional programs and public housing, even for a short time, after having paid taxes to support such programs.

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Joyce Liu