SeaTac, Washington was the first city in the nation to pass the $15 per hour minimum wage by only 77 votes in November of 2013. Every vote matters.
By: Sam Cho Board of Directors, Asian Pacific Americans for Civic Empowerment (APACE) Commissioner with the Commission on Asian Pacific American Affairs (CAPAA) History is repeating itself on affirmative action. Except this time it feels different. Perhaps it’s because of the national attention around the lawsuit against Harvard. Or maybe it’s because Washington State is […]
WA AAPIs Support Affirmative Action WASHINGTON ASIAN AMERICANS AND PACIFIC ISLANDERS CALL ON OUR STATE LEGISLATURE TO LEGALIZE AFFIRMATIVE ACTION To the Members of the Washington State Legislature: APACE, in solidarity with a broad contingent of Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) organizations in Washington state, unequivocally supports legalizing affirmative action. Washington AAPIs continue to […]