Monthly Archives: March 2012

Statement by the Press Secretary on the Ryan Republican Budget

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 29, 2012 Statement by the Press Secretary on the Ryan Republican Budget House Republicans today banded together to shower millionaires and billionaires with a massive tax cut

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Join us for Benefit with Hip-Hop Icon DJ Qbert

DJ Qbert: Talk, Demo, Party Please join us for this special benefit with hip-hop icon DJ Q-Bert in support of the 35th year of the I-Hotel eviction commemoration and all the Manilatown supporters that have come before us. Saturday, March

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Join Jose Antonio Vargas in Town Hall Meeting to Discuss How You Define “American”

At the end of March 2012, Jose Antonio Vargas, a Filipino American journalist and Pulitzer Prize awardee for “Breaking News Reporting,” returns to the San Francisco Bay Area and Silicon Valley for a series of meetings and events on immigration

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Meet Lilly Ledbetter this week!

Ms. Ledbetter was honored to see that Congress passed and President Obama signed the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act into law on January 29, 2009. This story of how one woman’s determination changed the laws for all Americans is truly

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3/26 Mitt Romney Unwelcome Reception in Redwood City

On Monday, March 26th at 5:00pm, former Massachusetts Governor and current Republican Presidential Candidate MITT ROMNEY will be having a fundraiser headlined by MEG WHITMAN at the Hotel Sofitel in Redwood City. Mitt Romney is a hypocrite with no understanding

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INVITATION TO APPLY: Filipina Who Could Be President Fellowship • May 10 deadline

Nominate a high-potential Filipina woman to apply for FWN’s leadership training – the Filipina Women Who Could Be President Fellowship.  Self-nominations are also welcome. We launch this exciting pilot program to mark and celebrate Women’s History Month. The President Fellowship fulfills

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Romney’s Pledge to Roll Back Women’s Health Care Hurts Filipina Americans

Contact: Erin Pangilinan, KAYA National Communications Director, erin@kayagrassroots.org ***** For Immediate Release ***** Romney’s Pledge to Roll Back Women’s Health Care Hurts Filipina Americans Washington, D.C. – KAYA: Filipino Americans for Progress believes Mitt Romney and other Republican presidential candidates

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Filipino Americans & Politics Workshop at Filipino Intercollegiate Networking Dialogue (FIND) 3/31

Saturday, March 31 – All Day Filipino Intercollegiate Networking Dialogue (FIND) Conference Naomi Tacuyan Underwood, Brad Baldia, and Jason Lagria will be presenting a workshop on Filipino Americans & Politics Drexel University in Philadelphia, PA FIND Inc. Spring Conference 2012,

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Apply to be a field coordinator for the CA Democratic Party

California Democratic Party Campaign Staff California Democratic Party – SF Bay Area 2012 Election: What’s at Stake in California It is often forgotten that political activism makes people’s lives better. The effects of a strong political movement are not always

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Apply for Asian Pacific American Institute for Congressional Studies (APAICS) National Leadership Academy

The Asian Pacific American Institute for Congressional Studies (APAICS) is currently accepting applications for its National Leadership Academy for Elected and Appointed Officials from May 6 – 7, in Washington DC. Established in 1999, the two-day National Leadership Academy provides

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