California Governor Gavin Newsom Signs Momentous Legislation to Advance Racial Justice

Sacramento, CA – California Governor Gavin Newsom just signed Assembly Bill (AB) 3121, making California the first state in the nation to implement a law to study and create proposals on reparations for slavery through a California task force. Governor Newsom also signed AB 3070 into law to prohibit the removal of a prospective juror […]

Rep. Grace Meng’s H.Res.908

APAPA is grateful for Representative Grace Meng’s leadership in introducing #HRes908, a resolution that condemns all forms of anti-Asian bigotry related to COVID-19. Rep. Grace Meng’s #HRes908 is a step in the right direction to standing up against hatred and rejecting racism. To learn more about Rep. Grace Meng’s resolutions please see NCAPAP’s statement below: […]

California Wildfire Relief Fund – Community Fundraiser

Sacramento, CA – Nearly 30 years ago, we had a vision for our property, the Yin Ranch, as a beautiful place for our family and the community. We still do – we continue to embrace that vision. On August 19, 2020, the tragic LNU Lightning Complex Wildfire devastated several structures at our Yin Ranch, including […]

APAPA Congratulates Senator Kamala Harris

Sacramento, CA – On Tuesday, August 11, 2020, Presumptive Presidential Candidate Joe Biden announced that he selected U.S. Senator Kamala Harris as his Vice Presidential Candidate. “I have the great honor to announce that I’ve picked [Kamala Harris] — a fearless fighter for the little guy, and one of the country’s finest public servants — as my running mate,” stated […]

AB 979 Support Letter

Assembly Bill 979 (Holden) – Corporations: board of directors: underrepresented communities– SUPPORT Dear Chairman Bradford, We, the undersigned API community organizations, are pleased to support Assembly Bill 979 which amends the Corporations Code, currently requiring corporations with executive offices in California have a minimum number of female directors on their board, to also include comparable […]