Category: KAYA Press Releases

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DNC Convention Day 1 is About the New Family Values: Reaction from KAYA

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: April Siruno July 26, 2016 press@kayagrassroots.org DNC Convention Day 1 is About the New Family Values: Reaction from KAYA PHILADELPHIA, PA — KAYA: Filipino Americans for Progress was in Philadelphia on Monday, July 25, 2016 for the first day of the Democratic National Committee’s 2016 National Convention, where former Secretary Hillary…
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KAYA Statement on Passing of Senator Daniel K. Inouye

Download press release here For Immediate Release Press Release December 18, 2012 Contact: Erin Pangilinan 510-673-5448 erin@kayagrassroots.org     KAYA Statement on Passing of Senator Daniel K. Inouye Washington, DC – This week, KAYA mourns the loss of the late United States Senator Daniel K. Inouye of Hawaii. Senator Inouye was Hawaii’s first Congressman, the…
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Historic Confirmation of Lorna Schofield; First Filipino American to the Federal Bench

*** For Immediate Release *** KAYA Applauds Historic Confirmation of Lorna Schofield; First Filipino American to the Federal Bench Washington, D.C. – Today, the U.S. Senate voted 91-0 to confirm Attorney Lorna Schofield to serve as a federal district court judge for the Southern District of New York. Schofield will be the first Filipino American to…
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WATCH NOW: Filipino American Artists Join KAYA in National GOTV Video

With the start of Filipino American History Month, political grassroots organization KAYA: Filipino Americans for Progress (KAYA) debuted a get-out-the-vote public service announcement (PSA) featuring several prominent Filipino American celebrities to help encourage voter registration and awareness in the Filipino American community.

KAYA Statement on SB 1070

KAYA is pleased that the Supreme Court of the United States struck down most of the provisions of Arizona’s SB 1070 were found unconstitutional. However, KAYA is troubled that the most dangerous piece of the law around racial profiling was not invalidated by the Justices. which would still allow enforcement to racially profile Today’s ruling…
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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 outraised every opponent at every filing deadline. Can we count on you to support Rob…
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KAYA Candidate Rob Bonta Advances to November Election for CA State Assembly District 18

Press Release Thursday, June 21, 2012 Contact: Erin Pangilinan National Communications Director 510-673-5448 erin@kayagrassroots.org KAYA Candidate Rob Bonta Advances to November Election for CA State Assembly District 18 San Francisco – KAYA is proud to announce that Rob Bonta has advanced to the November ballot and can be the first Filipino American candidate elected to…
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KAYA Makes Historic Election of Filipino American Candidates to California State Assembly

KAYA is proud to announce that Rob Bonta and Dr. Jennifer Hidalgo Ong have advanced to the November ballot and can be the first Filipino American candidates elected to the California State Legislature. You can be a KAYA leader and get involved in the movement. Sign up here. click here to voice your support for…
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