By Ed Diokno
Rep Grace Meng (D-N.Y.) is running for the Vice Chair of Democratic National Committee, a position she held since the summer of 2016.
Meng, as a politician of color, hopes to position herself as a bridge between the factions of the Democratic Party, which has been searching for… Read more
A public affairs and government relations professional, she most
recently served as Chief of Staff for Congressman Ami Bera M.D. Her prior experience includes serving
as the Director of the Office of the President for Planned … Read more
Obama had promised to issue an executive order sometime near the end of summer, but the White House says that order will be delayed until after the November mid-term elections to avoid the … Read more
The New York Times reports that undocumented immigrants from the Chinese and Filipino communities are not signing up in large numbers for President Obama’s deferred action program.
Numbers from the Migration Policy Institute show 52 percent of all undocumented immigrants have applied for the program providing protection from deportation and about 455,500 had been accepted.… Read more
Asian and Pacific Islander leaders say they will join hundreds of others tomorrow in an act of civil disobedience in Washington, D.C. in support of immigration reform.