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A list of Citizendium articles, and planned articles, about Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus.
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Parent topics

  • U.S. Congressional Caucuses [r]: Voluntary, issue-oriented associations of members of Congress, not supported by public funds [e]
  • Identity politics [r]: Definition of political action not based on ideology, but on shared ethnicity, religion, or other grouping that often is perceived to reflect a common experience of oppression [e]

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Members

Executive board

Representative Green has represented Texas’ 9th Congressional District, which spans the southwest metropolitan portion of the city of Houston and contains areas Missouri City, since 2007. Congressman Green is a member of the Committee on Financial Services and its Subcommittees on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit and Housing and Community Opportunity. He is also a member of the Committee on Homeland Security with posts to its Subcommittee on Border, Maritime, and Global Counterterrorism and Subcommittee on Emerging Threats, Cybersecurity, Science and Technology. Additionally, Congressman Green is the Chair of CAPAC’s Housing Task Force.

Representative Hirono has represented Hawaii’s 2nd Congressional District, comprised of north and west sections of the island of O‘ahu, and the islands of Hawai‘i, Kaua‘i, Lana‘i, Maui, Molokai, Kaho‘olawe, and the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands, since 2007. Congresswoman Hirono is a member of the Committee on Education and Labor, its Subcommittees on Early, Elementary & Secondary Education and Higher Education and the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure and its Subcommittees on Aviation, Highways & Transit and Water Resources & Environment. She is also on the Committee on Small Business.

Representative Matsui has represented California’s 5th Congressional District, which spans Sacramento and its surrounding areas, since 2007. She is a member of the Committee on Energy and Commerce and sits on its Subcommittees on Energy and the Environment; Commerce, Trade and Consumer Protection; and Communications, Technology, and the Internet. Congresswoman Matsui also serves on the Committee on Rules.

Representative Scott has represented Virginia’s 3rd Congressional District, comprised of Richmond and parts of Norfolk, Hampton and Newport News, since 1993. Congressman Scott serves on the Committee on the Judiciary, where he is the Chairman of the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security. He also serves on the Committee on Education and Labor, with posts to its Subcommittees on Early Childhood, Elementary and Secondary Education and Higher Education, Lifelong Learning, and Competitiveness. He also serves on the Committee on the Budget. Additionally, he is the Chair of the CAPAC’s Civil Rights Task Force.

Representative Wu has represented Oregon’s 1st District, spanning Portland to the Oregon Coast, encompassing all of Washington, Yamhill, Columbia, and Clatsop counties, and part of Multnomah County, since 1997. Congressman Wu serves on the Committee on Education and Labor, with postings to its Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions and Subcommittee on Higher Education, Lifelong Learning, and Competitiveness. He also serves on the Committee on Science and Technology and chairs its Subcommittee on Technology and Innovation. He is also a member of the Committee on Foreign Affairs. Congressman Wu is the Chair of CAPAC’s Education Task Force.

Associate Members

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