The Asian American and Pacific Islander caucus of the Alabama Democratic Party called on U.S. Sen. Tommy Tuberville to apologize, after he was one of six senators to vote "no” for consideration of a bill that would protect Asian Americans from hate crimes.
The Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus has lifted up Asian American and Pacific Islander communities, and fought for all Americans, for nearly 30 years. @PresElectBiden and I met with CAPAC members to discuss COVID-19, the rise in anti-Asian hate, and building a better future.
I’m heartsick for the victims of yesterday’s murders in Atlanta, their families, and for the Asian American and Pacific Islander community that has already lived in fear of violence during this crisis. Acts of terror and hate have no place in this country.
President Trump has signed a new executive order to further the economic empowerment of the Asian-American and Pacific Islander communities!
Each May, our country honors Asian-American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month. This year, there's extra cause for celebration, as unemployment for Asian Americans has reached the lowest levels ever recorded! 1600 Daily:
Every year, San Francisco’s streets are made more vibrant & festive as we join our Asian American & Pacific Islander neighbors in celebrating the Lunar New Year. May the #YearOfThePig bring health, happiness & prosperity to all!
Wonderful meeting with many prominent leaders of the Asian American and Pacific Islander community in Illinois.