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Report: AAPI elected officials make up 0.9% of U.S. elected leaders

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Axios
Axios
 2021-05-04
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Asian American and Pacific Islander elected officials make up just 0.9% of elected leaders in the U.S., despite AAPIs accounting for 6.1% of the population, according to a Reflective Democracy Campaign report released Tuesday. Why it matters: The report comes amid growing calls for greater AAPI visibility, following two mass...

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