This panel will discuss barriers to voting for the AAPI community, including strict voter ID requirements, voter purges and closing of polling places in minority communities, as well as efforts to protect the voting rights of minorities and to combat voter suppression, and strategies to protect the health of voters and poll workers in the time of COVID-19.
Daphne Kwok, AARP
- Christine Chen, APIAVote
- Julianne Hines, Planned Parenthood Pasadena & San Gabriel Valley
- Jigme Ugen, SEIU Healthcare Minnesota
- Jerry Vattamala, Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund (AALDEF)
Moderator: Terry Ao Minnis, Asian Americans Advancing Justice | AAJC
Sponsored by: Planned Parenthood (PPFA) & SEIU