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SOURCE: OFFICE OF CONGRESSMAN JIM COSTA – Costa, Hmong & Lao American Veterans Celebrate Legislative Victory

FROM THE OFFICE OF CONGRESSMAN JIM COSTA Representing California’s 16th District Fresno County · Merced County · Madera County FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                     CONTACT:       Claudia Larson March 30, 2018                                                                                               202-570-5195 Costa, Hmong & Lao American Veterans Celebrate Legislative Victory Fresno, CA – Yesterday, Congressman Jim Costa (CA-16) was joined by Special Guerrilla Unit (SGU) veterans and veterans organization […]

RICHARD KONG LEAVES UNITED HMONG FAMILY

Richard Kong was appointed by the United Hmong Family Board of Trustees to head the biggest Hmong sports event in the nation. The International Hmong Freedom celebration draws over 30,000 people each year from across the country.  Recently, the board terminated Mr. Kong’s contract. Although it’s not clear whether it is Mr. Kong’s decision to […]

SOURCE: TWIN CITIES PIONEER PRESS – SENG XIONG’S SUPPORTERS WANT THEIR MONEY BACK TO SUPPORT THE SAME CAUSE

According to the report from the Pioneer Press, many who supported Seng Xiong financially demanded their money back from the more than $1.2 million sitting at the US Dept. of Justice. Seng Xiong, who was convicted on wired fraud charges last year, is currently serving time in federal prison.  Many of Seng’s followers gave anywhere […]

WATCH GOVERNOR DAYTON’S LAST STATE OF THE STATE ADDRESS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 14, 2018 Contact: Sam Fettig 651-201-3408 office 612-214-2886 cell sam.fettig@state.mn.us Minnesotans Respond to Governor Mark Dayton’s 2018 State of the State Address PAUL, MN – Governor Mark Dayton delivered his eighth State of the State Address to a joint session of the Minnesota Legislature this evening. After the speech, Minnesotans responded by crediting […]

SOURCE: ASIAN AMERICAN ORGANIZING PROJECT – TELEPRESS CONFERENCE ON FAMILY BASED IMMIGRATION SYSTEM

For Immediate Release: Monday, March 12, 9:30 AM Contact: Isabela Alesna Phone: 224.436.5163 Email: isabela@aaopmn.org VALUE OUR FAMILIES AAOP Launches a Public Education Week On Family-Based Immigration Though the Administration disparages family-based immigration as “chain migration”, family reunification is the bedrock of the immigration system. AAOP is proactively engaging with the Asian American Pacific Islander […]