Policy

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|

Gurpreet Supports Measure 101

by Gurpreet, Community Member

As an Occupational Therapy Assistant and Sikh community volunteer, I frequently witness the effects accessible healthcare has on the mental and physical wellbeing of our community members. In the South Asian/Indian community, the effects are starkest among our elderly. Many worked in entry level jobs that paid minimum wage, and now, without […]

By | 2018-02-03T00:30:53+00:00 January 16th, 2018|Advocacy, Campaign, Elections, Featured, Health Equity, News & Events, Policy|

Cissey Supports Measure 101

by Dr. Cissey Ye, DAOM
Doctor of Acupuncture and Chinese Traditional Medicine

Oregon is my home. I grew up Beaverton, I studied Acupuncture and Chinese Traditional Medicine in Portland, and I help heal the community through my clinic in NW Portland (home of the largest concentration of Asian residents outside of SE 82nd Ave in Portland).

A significant part […]

By | 2017-12-29T22:50:25+00:00 January 2nd, 2018|Elections, Featured, News & Events, Policy|

Austin Supports Measure 101

by Austin P., APANO member

We all deserve to be healthy, and no one should go bankrupt to get the care they need. That’s why we need Measure 101, which protects healthcare for 1 out of 4 Oregonians, including 400,000 kids, to make sure that no matter your race/ethnicity, place of origin, gender identity, or financial […]

By | 2017-12-30T01:08:24+00:00 December 19th, 2017|Advocacy, Elections, Featured, Health Equity, Policy|

APANO supports Yes on Healthcare

Healthy, thriving families lead to strong, resilient communities. APANO believes that every Oregonian, regardless of their race/ethnicity, their place of origin, gender identity, or financial resources–deserves the chance to be healthy. That’s why we are asking you to protect healthcare for our families by voting Yes on Measure 101 on January 23rd

By | 2018-01-08T23:49:49+00:00 December 1st, 2017|Featured, News & Events, Policy|