APAPA Applauds CA Legislature’s Funding Approval to Help Address Surge of AAPI Hate Crimes

Sacramento, CA – APAPA congratulates the efforts of Assemblymember Phil Ting (D-San Francisco), Chair of the Assembly Budget Committee, for securing the approval of $1.4 million in state funding. This will bolster the research and reporting at UCLA that tracks the recent wave of hate incidents targeting Asian Americans in California. The appropriation will be […]

APAPA Applauds President Joe Biden’s Executive Orders

Sacramento, CA – Asian Pacific Islander American Public Affairs Association (APAPA) joins Committee of 100 (C-100), Chinese American for Affirmative Action (CAA), Chinese American Citizens Alliance, Los Angeles (CACA), United Chinese Americans (UCA), Asian Pacific American Advocates (OCA), National Council of Asian Pacific Americans (NCAPA), and other major AAPI organizations in applauding President Joe Biden […]

Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Sacramento, CA – It is during this time of anguish and despair that Asian Pacific Islander American Public Affairs Association (APAPA) would like to remind all Americans to reflect on Martin Luther King Jr. Day by remembering the words of Dr. King’s immemorial speech delivered almost 60 years ago (August 28, 1963) on the Capitol […]

APIA Representation Matters

Sacramento, CA – The Asian Pacific Islander American Public Affairs Association (APAPA) joins Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPIs),¬†National Asian Pacific American Bar Association (NAPABA), and many other APIA organizations to urge President-elect Joe Biden to honor his promise in assembling a diverse Cabinet and administration that truly reflects the race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, […]