Tag: Asian American politics

John Liu with supporters

Pulling Back the Curtain – What Asian Americans Are Saying about the John Liu Fundraising Scandal

Asians Americans are divided over whether a federal investigation of New York City’s Comptroller will derail his potential bid to be the city’s first Asian mayor.

New York State Congressional Districts

Asian Immigrants In Queens Prepare For Redistricting Battle

At a redistricting forum in Queens, community leaders gathered to discuss how new districts could present an opportunity for the Asian American community to grow as a political force.

Terence Park, a Korean-American, is hoping to be elected Democratic District Leader in Queens.

Korean-Americans Hoping to Take Spotlight in Flushing Primary Elections

In a classic story of New York City grassroots immigrant politics, Korean-American candidates are running for local office in Tuesday’s primary, as the Korean community looks to build its political influence.