Press Releases


May 4, 2016

KAYA®: Filipino Americans for Progress™ Endorses Hillary Clinton for President of the United States

March 25, 2016

KAYA®: Filipino Americans for Progress™ Congratulates Jason Tengco, new AAPI Outreach Director for Hillary for America


Sept. 23, 2015

KAYA Hosts 3rd Annual Filipino American National Town Hall in Washington, D.C.

July 17, 2015

KAYA Applauds Obama Administration’s Plan to Expedite Immigration for Families of Filipino American WWII Veterans


Dec. 3, 2014

Senate Confirms Nani Coloretti as Deputy Secretary at Department of Housing and Urban Development, Becoming Highest Ranking Filipino American in Government

Nov. 21, 2014

KAYA Applauds President Obama for Issuing Executive Action to Address Broken Immigration System, Urges Congress to Take Action

Nov. 12, 2014

KAYA Applauds Nani Coloretti Nomination to Deputy Secretary at Department of Housing and Urban Development, Calls on Senate to Act on Confirmation

July 16, 2014

KAYA Calls for an End to Inhumane Policies in Our Borders Highlighted by Detention of Journalist-Activist Jose Antonio Vargas

March 31, 2014

KAYA Endorses Gregory Cendana For DC Democratic State Committee At Large Committee Man and Rent is Too Darn High Slate

March 21, 2014

KAYA Hosted Leadership and Networking Events for Community Leaders in Washington, D.C.


Dec. 18, 2012

KAYA Statement on Passing of Senator Daniel K. Inouye

Dec. 13, 2012

Historic Confirmation of Lorna Schofield; First Filipino American to the Federal Bench

Oct. 11, 2012

WATCH NOW: Filipino American Artists Join KAYA in National GOTV Video

July 31, 2012

KAYA Statement on SB 1070

June 27, 2012

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

June 20, 2012

Over 100 National Filipino American Leaders to Engage With Administration Officials in Washington, D.C. policy and political briefings

June 14, 2012

KAYA Candidate Rob Bonta Advances to November Election for CA State Assembly District 18

June 7, 2012

KAYA Makes Historic Election of Filipino American Candidates to California State Assembly

May 23, 2012

Statement on Filipino American LGBT communities and Manny Pacquiao

April 25, 2012

KAYA Applauds President Obama on his nomination of Lorna Schofield to the federal bench

Feb 8, 2012

Racist Advertisement by Senate Candidate

Feb. 6, 2012

Romney is Wrong for Nevada’s Filipino Americans

Jan. 29, 2012

Filipinos For Obama 2012 Campaign Launch!

Jan. 25, 2012

Take Action: Thank Senator Schumer for Recommending Lorna Schofield to Federal Bench

KAYA Applauds Schumer’s Recommendation of Lorna Schofield to Federal Bench

Jan. 19, 2012

KAYA Statement on Mitt Romney’s Threat to Veto DREAM Act if elected President


Nov. 18, 2011

KAYA Demands Full Transparency and Urges the Certification of Rolando Lavarro Election to the Jersey City Council

Nov. 1, 2011

Support Ray Buenaventura for Daly City Council this Election Weekend!

Oct. 28, 2011

KAYA Stands in Solidarity with APALA on the American Jobs Act

Oct. 15, 2011

Join KAYA in Supporting Ray Buenaventura for Daly City Council – Press Release

Sept. 25, 2011

KAYA Remembers Maria Luisa Mabilangan Haley

Sept. 11, 2011

Check out KAYA’s 2009-2011 Report


Oct 21, 2010

KAYA Endorses Jane Kim for San Francisco Supervisor of District 6!

Oct 10, 2010

View KAYA’s Endorsed Candidate Slate for the November 2010 Election

KAYA Launches Nationwide GOTV Campaign with, EngageHer

April 24, 2010

Congressman Honda Honored at KAYA Launch Party

KAYA Weighs-in On Comprehensive Immigration Reform Debate

Counting the Filipino American Community: Questions Answered About the 2010 Census