Asian American members of Congress are teaming up with Joe Biden’s campaign for an initiative to reach out to Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) voters.
Virtual Bus Tour with ASPIRE PAC,” is launched in partnership with the political arm of the Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus.
She acknowledged that the Democratic Party has historically not been as proactive as she feels it should be in reaching Asian American voters.
According to the 2020 Asian American Voter Survey, roughly 50 percent of Asian Americans reported that they were not contacted by the Democratic Party while an even higher portion, 55 percent, said that Republicans had not reached out to them.
“These are races where they recognize the power and influence of the local Asian communities.