Archive for November, 2013

Nov 26, 2013

Opinion: NAPAWF member Hedy Tripp on immigrants’ contributions to their communities

Immigrants contribute, too by Hedy Tripp, Times Writers Group originally published at Nov 24, 2013 Immigrants are consumers, workers, taxpayers and entrepreneurs. This is from the new report “The Economic Contributions of Immigrants in Minnesota” by the Minnesota Chamber of Commerce, which champions comprehensive immigration reform at the federal level. The report further shows how immigrants are […]

Nov 15, 2013

National Asian Pacific American Women’s Forum Applauds Women’s Health Protection Act of 2013

Endorses response to attacks on women’s health, including abortion bans targeting Asian American women

Nov 15, 2013

A Powerful Week of Action for Immigration Reform!

Together, we can show Congress once and for all that immigration reform is alive and well — not just in Wisconsin, California, Texas, Ohio, Florida, Tennessee, North Carolina, Georgia, and Washington, but all over the country!

Nov 01, 2013

AP(eye) on the Hill – October 2013

In our AP(eye) on the Hill newsletter, we share recent events impacting Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) women and girls. In this issue, we are encouraged and refreshed by the implementation of the Violence Against Women Act and proactive reproductive health laws in California, the state with the highest number of AAPI women. Still, […]