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2019 Legislative Recap

Historic Wins for the API Community

A groundbreaking legislative session adjourned on June 30, and Oregon has once again showed the rest of the country what a progressive agenda that helps families can look like in the face of the Trump administration.

APANO began the 2019 legislative session with an ambitious agenda, and […]

By | 2019-07-31T17:34:50+00:00 July 2nd, 2019|Advocacy, Capitol, Featured, Legislative Advocacy, Policy|

2018 Day of Action Highlights

This President’s Day, members and staff spent the day at the state capitol for our 9th annual Day of Action. Coinciding with the 76th anniversary of Executive Order 9066, we brought with us the spirit and understanding of our communities’ struggles for justice, delivering a strong and powerful message that ALL of our […]

By | 2018-03-02T20:08:15+00:00 February 27th, 2018|Featured, Legislative Advocacy, News & Events, Opportunities|

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|