Senate Passes Bill to Fight Hate Crimes Against Asian Americans

Sacramento, CA – APAPA applauds the bipartisan 94-1 Senate vote that would strengthen federal efforts in addressing hate crimes directed towards Asian Americans. Since the pandemic hit the U.S. in early 2020, verbal and physical abuse, hate crimes, and violence against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPI) have increased nearly 400%. This bipartisan vote was […]