Monthly Archives: June 2012

Catapult Rob Bonta to Win November Election as 1st Pinoy CA State Legislator

KAYA is proud to announce that Rob Bonta has advanced to the November ballot and can be the first Pinoy candidate elected to the California State Legislature. You can help Rob win in November, sign-up to volunteer here. Rob has

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White House Blog: Immigration is an AAPI Issue

Cross-posted at White House Blog Posted by May Y. Chen on June 26, 2012 at 03:26 PM EDT Just over a week ago, the Secretary of Homeland Security announced a deferred action process for young people who are low enforcement priorities

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Register NOW for the White House Initiative on AAPIs Midwest Regional Action Summit

Register NOW for the White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders Midwest Regional Action Summit Friday, July 13, 2012 Meiling Hall, The Ohio State University Columbus, OH 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.  According to the 2010 Census, the

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Statement by the President on the Supreme Court’s Ruling on Arizona v. the United States

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 25, 2012   Statement by the President on the Supreme Court’s Ruling on Arizona v. the United States   I am pleased that the Supreme Court has struck

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APAP Nationwide Townhall + Google+ Hangout to Remember Vincent Chin by VC30

All the latest info on our June 23rd nationwide townhall on hate crimes and bullying. Asian Pacific Americans for Progress presents Vincent Chin 30: Standing Up Then and Now A nationwide Google Hangout* with leading civil rights leaders from around

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Remembering Vincent Chin

Cross-posted from White House Blog Posted by Thomas E. Perez on June 22, 2012 at 03:18 PM EDT Thirty years ago this week, a 27 year-old Chinese-American named Vincent Chin was brutally murdered.  Two assailants beat him with a baseball

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Live Blog from Washington, D.C. policy and political briefings, June 21-22

Filipino American Briefings in Washington, D.C.

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KAYA National Briefing: From Data to Engagement

Thursday, June 21 From Data to Engagement 2-4PM Human Rights Campaign 1640 Rhode Island Ave. N.W. Washington, DC 20036-3278 RSVP here: http://bit.ly/FilAmPoliticalBriefing Contact April Siruno at kayadc@kayagrassroots.org * Please also note our debrief on Friday, June 22 http://www.facebook.com/events/429780807062204/

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