Poll monitors in New York, Virginia, Massachusetts and New Jersey will be keeping a watchful eye out for voter fraud against Asian Americans today.
The action by the Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund takes on added significance this year after racist mailers were sent out calling for the deportation of two Asian … Read more
Asian Americans Advancing Justice and Asian Pacific Islander American Vote have opened a national election hotline that will be available through election day, November 8.
The hotline is available to answer your questions about voting, how to find a polling place, or to learn about any ID requirements.
“As … Read more
By Ed Diokno
Justice Doris Ling-Cohan of the New York Supreme Court will get her day in court.
The last thing someone hired to do outreach to the Asian vote needed was some offensive comments he made about the Asian community.
But as the NY Post reports, that’s what happened to Daniel Randell who worked for State Sen. Toby Ann Stavisky (D-Queens), or at least he used to.
Randell … Read more
The poll conducted by the Asian American Legal Defense & Education Fund also revealed the big issue among Chinatown voters was … Read more
The Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund
(AALDEF), a New York-based national civil rights organization, will
dispatch attorneys and volunteers to document voter problems and the
availability of language assistance today in New York
City during the primary.
In addition to the New York Democratic and Republican presidential
primaries, there is a special election … Read more
A judge has ordered a Korean restaurant in New York to pay $2.67 million dollars in back wages, reports the New York Times.
The order follows a lawsuit filed by 11 workers at Kum Gang San who say they worked 16 hour days with no overtime and below minimum wage. They also said the … Read more
It is with great sadness that the work I’ve done with the assistance of Chris Kwok of the Asian American Bar Association of New York (AABANY) on behalf of my friend, Kwok Ming Cheng, has come to an end.
How much Asians swung Republican depends on who you believe.
According to the Daily Beast, the swing is not completely surprising since 40 percent of Asian Americans don’t identify with either party.
“This is where Republicans hope they have an … Read more
The Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund (AALDEF), a 40-year old national civil rights organization, will dispatch over 500 attorneys, law students, and community volunteers to 11 states to document voter problems on Election Day November 4. AALDEF will also conduct a nonpartisan multilingual exit poll in 12 languages to get a snapshot of … Read more