Immigrant voters in the Asian American community still face challenges in the voting process, such as difficulty with language, for those who are not native English speakers.
Local organizations have made efforts to encourage voting in the Asian American community despite these challenges.
In hopes of tackling this issue, the Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund has been monitoring 203-covered jurisdictions.
GBLS’s Asian Outreach Unit has been working closely with community organizations like CPA and Greater Malden Asian American Community Coalition (GMAACC) in the past few years.
Collaborating with the mayor and other community organizations, the city has made drastic changes.