2009-2011 Term-in-Review: Accomplishment Highlights

2009-2011 Term-in-Review:
Accomplishment Highlights

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  • Created the first Caucus website: www.apicaucus.com
  • Created the Caucus Facebook page
  • Created the regular Caucus online newsletter
  • Featured in state and local media


  • Hosted receptions in San Jose, Sacramento, Los Angeles, San Diego, and San Francisco
  • Established the CDP API Caucus “Trailblazer Award”
  • Registered new citizens to vote at naturalization ceremonies
  • Assisted in natural disaster relief in Asia, Southeast Asia, South Pacific


  • Streamlined membership sign-up opportunities, including online sign-ups on Caucus website
  • Increased Caucus membership by 152% since 2009

Elections & Campaigns

  • Mobilized for key API Democratic campaigns
  • Co-hosted API for Jerry Brown reception at 2010 CDP Convention
  • Co-hosted press conference/rally for API for Jerry Brown
  • Supported API for Boxer
  • Advocated for API workers’ rights
  • Encouraged local API candidates to seek County Party endorsement
  • Encouraged API Democrats to run for County Central Committees and DSCC

Trainings & Workshops

  • Co-hosted the API Democratic Summit with API Legislative Caucus
  • Assisted in sponsoring the Assembly Candidate Training with Assembly Democratic Caucus


  • Instituted monthly Caucus Board conference calls to increase communication and accountability among board members
  • Revised Caucus bylaws for consistency, rid redundancy, and fix grammatical errors
  • Increased treasury revenue

2009-2011 California Democratic Party Asian Pacific Islander Caucus Leadership Team

Statewide: Mike Fong, State Chair ● Panney Wei, State Secretary ● Dr. Jennifer Ong, State Treasurer ● Colbert Tse, Communications Chair
Northern California: Jenn Pae, Chair ● Hon. Harpreet Sandhu, Vice Chair ● Shilen Patel, Secretary ● Stephanie Ong, Outreach Chair

Southern California: Clark Lee, Chair ● Linh Ho, Vice Chair ● Ricky Choi, Outreach Chair

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