Register to Vote!
KoreAm
Author: KoreAm
Posted: October 8th, 2012
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It’s not too late to register to vote but it soon will be!

18MillionRising.org (18MR) is a new group which aims to promote Asian Pacific Islander American (APIA) civic engagement by leveraging the power of technology and social media.

There are approximately 18 million APIAs in the U.S., representing nearly 6 percent of the total population and growing faster than any other racial group. However, Asian Americans remain one of the most politically under-engaged constituencies; only 55% of eligible Asian Americans are registered to vote – the lowest rate of all races. The 2012 election provides a tremendous opportunity to rally the energy of this largely untapped, technologically-savvy population for increased political participation and, eventually, long-term civic engagement.

Click on the link below to get started:



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