South Asian Americans have emerged as an influential voting bloc in congressional districts across the state.
The group seeks to educate candidates in districts where there are a substantial number of South Asian American voters.
The community is not monolithic, Shah said; a large share of South Asian Americans in Texas are Republicans, and many are pro-Trump.
He and Shah are working to mobilize South Asian Americans of all political backgrounds in Central Texas this election cycle.
The South Asian American community in her hometown leans heavily Republican, she said.