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APA Voice Redistricting Task Force launches 14 Leading APA Civic Engagement Groups Form Task Force TO ENSURE FAIR AND EQUAL ACCESS TO POWER
In the last year alone, New York City has experienced a 2700% increase in hate crimes against Asian Americans. Asian American communities of interest must be kept whole to be strong and united in electing candidates who will protect our communities. Congressional and state lines are redrawn every 10 years based on the decennial census. Asian Pacific Americans now make up 14% of New York City. Our voices must be heard to ensure a fair and equal opportunity for a representative democracy.