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More Asian American voters to receive language assistance in elections

Section 203 of the Voting Rights Act now covers 45 Asian language groups located in 27 counties, boroughs, census areas or cities. This includes six new Asian language groups that have been added to Section 203 coverage since the previous list was released in 2011.

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Advancing Justice opposes nomination of Tom Price as Health & Human Services Secretary

Asian Americans Advancing Justice opposes the nomination of Congressmember Tom Price (R-Ga) as Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary. As a member of Congress, Rep. Price has been one of the lead critics of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) and has repeatedly attempted to repeal or gut the ACA.

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Advancing Justice opposes nomination of Sen. Jeff Sessions for Attorney General

Asian Americans Advancing Justice condemns the President-elect’s choice of Senator Jeff Sessions as United States Attorney General. Sessions, has opposed civil rights and been a proponent of anti-immigrant policies at every turn. Sessions’ record of disenfranchising and denying the rights of people of color, immigrants, and Muslim communities should disqualify him for the nation's top legal position.

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Just Democracy files amicus brief to protect Election Day Registration

CONTACT: Brandon Lee blee@advancingjustice-chicago.org 773-271-0899 x200 Just Democracy Illinois files amicus brief to protect Election Day Registration in Illinois Today, members of Just Democracy Illinois filed an amicus brief in…

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Advancing Justice condemns choice of Steve Bannon as senior advisor

Asian Americans Advancing Justice condemns the President-elect’s choice of Steve Bannon as his chief strategist. His potential appointment gives tacit approval to Bannon’s known agenda against racial minorities, women, immigrants, Muslims, and the LGBT communities.

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