DAY ONE: 2016 Democratic National Convention

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WATCH: New “Donald Decoded” Video on Trump’s Outsourcing
 A Quick Explainer Produced by Funny Or Die Featuring Austan Goolsbee and Ken Jeong

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AAPI Caucus – Day 1
At the Asian American & Pacific Islander (AAPI) Caucus, notable AAPI leaders voiced their support of Hillary Clinton’s vision, the importance of the growing AAPI vote and a more a unified Democratic party. Special guests included Rep. Judy Chu, Rep. Mike Honda, Rep. Mark Takano and “Fresh Off the Boat” actress Constance Wu. (Pictured: Virginia Delegate Mark Keam, Constance Wu and candidate for Vermont Lt. Gov. Kesha Ram)

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APIAVote Briefing on AAPI Electorate
APIAVote held a briefing discussing the importance of the AAPI electorate in influencing the coming elections, on both the state and federal levels. Other prominent AAPI advocacy organizations, such as the National Council of Asian Pacific Americans (NCAPA) and Asian Americans Advancing Justice | AAJC presented their overarching platforms, which covered an expanse of issues, such as immigration reform and increasing AAPI political participation. (Pictured: Senior Policy Advisor to Hillary Clinton Maya Harris, AAPI Outreach Director for Hillary Clinton Jason Tengco, APIAVote Executive Director Christine Chen)

As Democratic Convention gavels-in, AAPI caucus and Hillary campaign preview action plan to break down barriers for businesses and families

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Hillary’s AAPI Fact Sheet

In case you missed it, Hillary has outlined her priorities for the AAPI community and how she is breaking down barriers for us regarding the economy, immigration and more.