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Legislative Highlights and Wins from 2017

APANO went into the 2017 legislative session in Salem with three priorities: 1) establish ethnic studies in K-12 classes across Oregon; 2) protect and expand reproductive health care access; and 3) fight for tenants and renters.

With the legislative session having officially ended, we are thrilled to announce that two of three […]

By | 2017-07-21T21:57:59+00:00 July 20th, 2017|Capitol, Featured, Legislative Advocacy, News & Events|

We Made History with HB 3391!

by Kara Carmosino
Director of Programs and Strategies

Three years ago, on a blustery December day at Menucha Retreat Center, a handful of APANO members and staff were huddled over a large roll of paper with other reproductive justice leaders in Oregon. We were just beginning to discuss the statewide bill that would become the […]

Updates from the Capitol 🏛

by Zahir Janmohamed
APANO Policy Director

With the Oregon Legislative Session wrapping up in about six weeks, APANO is proud to announce that the issues we championed have made great strides. We owe a big thanks to you for supporting our work, for showing up to our events, and for championing these issues. 

But […]

By | 2017-05-24T22:13:41+00:00 May 24th, 2017|Featured, Legislative Advocacy, News & Events, Policy|

2017 APANO Advocacy Trainings

Join APANO as we prepare for our 2017 Day of Action in the capitol! On Monday, February 20, APANO will bring together Asian and Pacific Islanders from across Oregon to meet in Salem and talk with their elected officials about the issues that impact them. To […]

By | 2017-01-26T21:52:16+00:00 January 6th, 2017|Capitol, Featured, Legislative Advocacy, News & Events, Training|