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Rozita Lee in Examiner on Nevada Getting Out Filipino Vote – Expo attracts big Filipino-American crowd

Cross-posted from Examiner Kids brandishing miniature swords simulate a martial arts fight onstage as people gather around booths to get information on healthcare and other services Sunday during the Mabuhay Expo at the Boulevard Mall in Las Vegas. Around 2,000

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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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White House Initiative on AAPIs to Host 1st Briefing on Filipino Americans in Washington, D.C.

Dear KAYA Community, KAYA is proud to announce that over 100 Filipino American leaders will attend the first White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders briefing on Filipino Americans next week. KAYA will host a series of briefings

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Remarks by the President at the 18th Annual Gala for the Asian Pacific American Institute for Congressional Studies

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary ________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ For Immediate Release May 8, 2012 REMARKS BY THE PRESIDENT AT THE 18TH ANNUAL GALA OF THE ASIAN PACIFIC AMERICAN INSTITUTE FOR CONGRESSIONAL STUDIES Ritz Carlton Washington, D.C. 5:46 P.M. EDT

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Celebrating National Minority Health Month

Cross-posted at White House Blog Celebrating National Minority Health Month Posted by Dr. J. Nadine Gracia on April 25, 2012 at 03:25 PM EDT During April, we celebrate National Minority Health Month by reflecting on the progress that has been

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Conference Call/Webinar: Language Access Resources for AAPI Communities

The White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (WHIAAPI) will host a conference call about the Obama Administration’s efforts in increasing meaningful access to federal programs and services for Limited English Proficient (LEP) individuals. What is the federal

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White House Initiative on AAPIs Announcements

On February 28, from 2:00-3:30 pm EST, the Administration on Aging (AoA) will continue its series of webinars, called Million Hearts, focused on the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 (also known as the Affordable Care Act, or

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AAPI Youth: Ways to Get Involved!

Are you a young activist or leader with a desire to advocate for AAPI issues locally or nationally?   On February 29 from 3:00 – 4:00 PM EST, WHIAAPI will host a Weekly Web Chat on Youth Engagement.  Let us

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