Last week, the campaign to elect Republican congressional candidate Mike Pompeo used Twitter and Facebook to direct its supporters to read an inflammatory blog post . The post called Kansas State Representative and congressional candidate Raj Goyle a “turban topper” and questioned his ability to govern due to his ethnicity and alleged religious beliefs.
Two weeks ago we were saddened to bring you the news that APA leader John Delloro had passed away. Not only was John a true friend to the Asian American community, he was a nationally recognized union leader, labor educator, organizer, teacher, ane mentor. John was an inspiration to us all, and he is greatly missed.
THE PRESIDENT: Thank you, everybody... It is wonderful to see all of you -- some of you back for the second time. Some of you work for me, so you’re here all the time. (Laughter.)