2012 Presidential Election Archive

  • My WASL is a monster that eats children and gets stronger from their fears

    Education Wonders and Blunders

    Education Wonders and Blunders 3/25/2014 Jeb Bush is the latest governor to yell “The Asians Are Coming” to justify expensive, toxic and harmful Common Cr*p education deforms. Conservative Asian woman Michelle Malkin has adopted Common Core as one of her favorite government disasters that needsd […]

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  • President Barack Obama. Photo by Pete Souza

    Asian American Voters Break For Obama

        Washington, DC—Asian Americans voted for President Barack Obama in enormous numbers this election, according to the Asian American Election Eve Poll, a joint project of the National Coalition for Asian Pacific American Community Development (National CAPACD) and Asian American Legal Defense and Education […]

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    Voting Resources for APAs

      Voting Resources for the Asian and Pacific American community compiled by 18 Million Rising:   Asian American Legal Defense & Education Fund’s (AALDEF) voting rights fact sheets for voters and nonprofits in a range of states — some translated into Chinese, Vietnamese, and Korean. AAJC and APIAVote […]

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  • AAPI Democratic Network

    AAPI Leaders Across the Nation Endorse President Obama Uniting Support from Key Battleground States

        Breaking news: Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) leaders from across the country are endorsing President Obama for a second term. This endorsement comes at a critical time in the election as the polls tighten. With 1 in 6 AAPIs living in battleground […]

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  • Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama.

    Romney is the Future

    This election is about WHO WE ARE, WHERE WE ARE AND WHERE WE ARE GOING.  As Filipino Americans, we came here in pursuit of the “American Dream”.  Our beautiful culture and tradition, our home-grown values of hard work, and our God-loving beliefs and values are […]

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  • Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama.

    Telltale Signs: FILAM VOTERS LEANING TOWARDS Romney?

    According to the recently released poll conducted by the National Asian American Survey (NAAS), “among likely voters, 43% of Asian Americans support Barack Obama while 24% support Mitt Romney.” The same poll disclosed that “in a significant shift from prior surveys, Filipinos who identify as […]

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  • President Barack Obama with White House Cabinet Secretary and Co-chair of the White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, Chris Lu. Photo courtesy of the White House

    Obama Has Come to Asian Americans’ Aid

    Spending last week in Miami, it’s become crystal clear to me that Florida’s Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) vote is, and will be, the margin of victory in this year’s presidential election and the critical vote to reelect President Obama and move this country forward. […]

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  • Obama in Baybayin

    KAYA Applauds President Obama’s Efforts to Honor Filipino WWII Veterans

    WASHINGTON, D.C.—On Wednesday, October 17th, the Obama Administration launched an Interagency Working Group to analyze the process by which Filipino veterans demonstrate eligibility for compensations. After hearing from many Filipino veterans who have been impeded from filing claims or believe their claims were improperly denied, […]

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    Pledge to Vote Today!

    There are approximately 18 million Asians and Pacific Islanders in the United States, representing nearly 6% of the total population and growing faster than any other racial group.  Despite that, Asian Americans remain one of the most politically under-organized, under-engaged and under-represented constituencies; only 55% […]

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    APALC Mobilizes Asian American Voters in Southern California

    LOS ANGELES – In order to harness the untapped political potential of the Asian American, Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander communities in the Los Angeles area, the Asian Pacific American Legal Center (APALC), a member of the Asian American Center for Advancing Justice, has launched the […]

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