Vida Benavides Named 2021 Trailblazer

Vida is a Filipino American, born in the Philippines, raised in San Francisco East Bay Area, CA. Benavides is a proven leader who has harnessed the intersection of policy advocacy, civic & electoral engagement, social justice, equity and multicultural activism. Vida is the first Filipino American to serve as a Public Affairs, Political and Multicultural … Continue reading Vida Benavides Named 2021 Trailblazer

Kevin Acebo Named 2021 Trailblazer

Kevin M. Acebo is President and Owner of Acebo and Associates, a consulting company focused on strategic public policy advice and representation for corporate and public clients on matters before local, state and federal governments. Acebo and Associates also provides strategic political campaign advice to state and local candidates as well as local ballot initiatives. … Continue reading Kevin Acebo Named 2021 Trailblazer

CADEM 2020 Fall Executive Board Meeting Minutes

Call to Order | WelcomeAgenda  - Approved without Objection Minutes – Approved without Objection Minutes from last eboard: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1ca8LX5cmO27XKvwensFrEQkDYt_UkNfZ/view?usp=sharing IV.                Officer/Executive Board Reports  State Chair’s ReportCaucus Chairs met with Rusty.  Next meeting - there will be a special eboard in December to go over rules and procedures.  Might move to January to give people time to rest.  Next meeting will be … Continue reading CADEM 2020 Fall Executive Board Meeting Minutes

Atlanta-Area Shootings Targeting Asian Americans & Anti-Xenophobia Resolution

The California Democratic Party Asian Pacific Islander Caucus is devastated by the news that 8 people were killed in Atlanta, GA in an attack that appears to have targeted members of the AAPI community. We are alarmed and heartbroken over the countless attacks and hate incidents that have occurred with escalating ferocity over the past … Continue reading Atlanta-Area Shootings Targeting Asian Americans & Anti-Xenophobia Resolution