Strength, Diversity, Self-reliance. We seek the same things as all Americans; the finest educational opportunities, strong pro business environment, lower taxes and security for our families. We desire to give our children the same or better opportunities that we have been blessed to enjoy. Asian Americans represent the fastest growing group in the United States. We, as a group however, have lagged politically in identifying and promoting strong Asian American Republican candidates. We need to ensure that diverse opinions and cultures are reflected in our elected officials at the local, statewide and national level.
Women in the U.S. Congress 2020
Women in the U.S. Congress | CAWP
I n , University of California Berkeley graduate students Emma Gee and Yuji Ichioka needed a name for their student organization, which was aimed at increasing the visibility of activists of Asian descent. They wanted to come up with a term that would bring together all the different groups of people of Asian descent under one, larger umbrella. Before its rise, people of Asian descent in the U. Everyone was lost in the larger rally. We figured that if we rallied behind our own banner, behind an Asian American banner, we would have an effect on the larger public.
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The balance of partisan affiliation — and the combined measure of partisan identification and leaning — has not changed substantially over the past two decades. However, Democrats hold a slightly larger edge in leaned party identification over Republicans now than in or The analysis in this report draws on more than 10, interviews with registered voters in and tens of thousands of interviews conducted in previous years see Methodology for additional detail. There continue to be fundamental differences in the partisan orientation of different demographic groups, and in many cases these gaps have grown wider in recent years.
She was the first woman to head a democratic government in a Muslim majority country. Of mixed Sindhi and Kurdish parentage, Bhutto was born in Karachi to a politically important, wealthy aristocratic family. She returned to Pakistan in , shortly before her father was ousted in a military coup and executed. Bhutto and her mother Nusrat took control of the PPP and led the country's Movement for the Restoration of Democracy ; Bhutto was repeatedly imprisoned by Muhammad Zia-ul-Haq 's military government and then exiled to Britain in She returned in and—influenced by Thatcherite economics—transformed the PPP's platform from a socialist to a liberal one, before leading it to victory in the election.