Friday 26th May 2017,

Asian Americans

Ξ Comments are off

Asian American Trump Supporters Celebrate at AAPI Ball

posted by Randall

Several hundred supporters of President Donald Trump attended the APA Presidential Inaugural Gala at the Mayflower Hotel in Washington, D.C. Friday night.

The gala was sponsored by the Trump-Pence Asian Pacific American Advisory Committee (APAAC) and the National Committee of Asian American Republicans (Asian.GOP).

Several diplomats from Asian countries attended the ball including those from India, Korean, Afghanistan and Sri Lanka.

There was no indication President Trump attended.

“We were able to create a platform for the AAPI (Asian American and Pacific Islanders) community to come together and celebrate the Trump election,” said Virginia Republican Puneet Ahluwalia to American Bazaar. “The gala also made a strong statement that we are very much part of the American mainstream and will play an effective role in the next administration.”

AsAmNews is an all-volunteer effort of dedicated staff and interns. You can show your support by liking our Facebook page at  www.facebook.com/asamnews, following us on Twitter, sharing our stories, interning or joining our staff.

 

Popular Posts

Search

Get Social

Subscribe to Blog via Email

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 290 other subscribers

AsAmNews has Asian America in Its Heart

Please support AsAmNews by sharing & commenting on our stories

Like Us on Facebook & follow on Twitter