And APIAVote estimates that about 238,000 eligible AAPI voters currently live in Georgia, including many new voters who’ve aged into the electorate or become naturalized citizens this cycle.
And based on early exit polls, AAPI voters nationwide backed Biden by a 2-1 margin.
Although the majority of AAPI voters nationwide backed Biden, roughly a third supported Trump in the general election.
“Stacey was the first statewide candidate who talked about this broad-based coalition that included Black voters, brown voters, AAPI voters,” said Bee Nguyen.
A grassroots group called Viets for Ossoff also focused on AAPI voters during Jon Ossoff’s run for the House in 2017.