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Harpers Magazine, June 15, 2017
Making Moves

Huffington Post, June 6, 2017
Why More Immigrant Women Must Run For Office

Moyers & Company, May 31, 2017
Former NYC Commissioner Is Helping Immigrants Run for Office

The Aspen Institute, May 25, 2017
Ten Ways to Understand America’s Full History

Working Mother, May 17, 2017
Immigrant Moms Are Entering Politics and Want You to Join Them

Vice, April 25, 2017
More Muslims Are Running for Office in a Vile Political Climate, April 4, 2017
Run for Office? Maybe Not.

CNN, March 15, 2017
Indian-Americans, we can't go this alone

NPR, Feb 23, 2017
American Muslims Respond To Islamophobia By Running For Office

Elle, Jan 30, 2017
So You Want to Run for Office? Here's How to Get Started.

Bustle, Jan 26, 2017
8 People On The Greatest Obstacle To Inclusive Democracy, Jan 24, 2017
A Five-Step Guide to Running for Office

The Arizona Republic, Dec 20, 2016
Latinos gain, lose representation on West Valley city councils

BYU Radio, June 29, 2016
Eye-Tracking and Healthy Foods, New American Leaders

The New York Times, June 15, 2016
For Women of Immigrant Heritage, the ABC’s of Running for Office, June 15, 2016
'This Is the Moment' for Women Immigrants to Run for Political Office, May 17, 2016
How One Woman Is Redefining What American Democracy Looks Like

Wall Street Journal, May 10, 2016
Changing the Immigration Debate by Electing Immigrants to Office

News India Times, March 16, 2016
Environment Considered Ripe For New Immigrants To Run For Office

Brian Lehrer Show, March 11, 2016
If Immigrants Held Office

PBS Metrofocus, March 8, 2016
Former NYC Commissioner Wants More Immigrants To Run For Political Office

Fox News Latino, February 18, 2016
Opinion: Nevada to offer glimpse of minorities' not so minor role in 2016 election

Politico, January 27, 2016

NBC News, January 26, 2016
Report: Only 14 Percent of State Legislators Identify as Minorities, January 26, 2016
Apenas 4% de los legisladores de EEUU es latinos

International Business Times, January 26, 2016
Diversity And State Legislatures: 14% Of Lawmakers Are Nonwhite, Despite Minorities Being 40% Of US Population

The Washington Post, January 26, 2016
The striking lack of diversity in state legislatures

The New York Times, January 25, 2016
Hispanics and Asian-Americans Face Barriers to Lower Offices, Report Finds

The New York Observer, January 25, 2016
Why Don't More 'New Americans' Run for Political Office?

The Associated Press, January 25, 2016
Survey: Minorities make up 14 percent of state lawmakers

The Melissa Harris-Perry Show MSNBC, October 30, 2015
Paul Ryan Refuses to Bring Up Immigration as Speaker

The Nation, November 4, 2015
A Child of Refugees, and a Grateful, If Not Always Proud American

The Hill, July 25, 2015
Congress is at it again with outdated, regressive immigration policy

Al Jazeera, March 16, 2015
Arizona immigrants polish their political dreams

MSNBC, February 21, 2015
The effects of the new immigration ruling

Best Self, February 16, 2015
Crossroads of the Immigrant Nation

San Francisco Chronicle, February 4, 2015
50 shades of brown — and the race for the U.S. Senate

NationSwell, December 24, 2014
The Good News for Immigrants Looking to Become the Country's Future Leaders December 22, 2014
Another ranking, another 'F' for Alabama: Today in state politics

Politics Of Color, December 19, 2014
Immigrant Leadership for a New Arizona, December 15, 2014
Turning Today’s Immigrants into Tomorrow’s Leaders

Washington Post, Monkey Cage, October 22, 2014
Minority representation gaps, by the numbers

AAPI Voices, October 13, 2014
Minority representation gaps, by the numbers

WBEZ Chicago, Morning Shift, October 13, 2014
Group takes deeper look at immigrant leadership, October 13, 2014
Local governments have a huge diversity problem

AsAmNews, October 7, 2014
Asian Americans and Latinos Not Represented at the Ballot Box

Politico, October 7, 2014
Statehouse Watch

AsAmNews, May 2, 2014
CUNY TV: Asian Americans are breaking the political glass ceiling

Daily Targum, April 18, 2014
Scholar talks nonprofit political reform

Quartz, March 12, 2014
Ladies (and gentlemen, too), don’t listen to Sheryl Sandberg and please think before you speak

La Voz, February 18, 2014
Impulsan a Futuros Líderes Hispanos

The New York Times, January 31, 2014
Millions of Immigrants, but Only a Few in Office

HOY Los Angeles, July 26, 2013
En la ciudad con más latinos en EEUU, sólo cuatro de los 15 ediles son de origen hispano

The Huffington Post, June 26, 2013
Immigrant Couples Win in Supreme Court Decision

Asian American Life | CUNY TV, June 10, 2013
Asian American Life

Get Engaged |, June 7, 2013
Immigration Momentum Can’t Be Stopped

Equal Voice | America's Family Story, June 3, 2013
Beyond Voting: Class Focuses on Running for Elected Office

550 KFYI News Talk Arizona, June 3, 2013
More Minorities in Public Office

Arizona Republic, June 1, 2013
Workshop aiming to prepare immigrants to run for office

KJZZ 91.5 Arizona, May 31, 2013
Immigrants given tools to lead communities

Independent Sources | CUNY TV, May 29, 2013
From the Community to the Capitol

Get Engaged |, May 29, 2013
The “Gang of 5” Who Could Kill Immigration Reform

The Huffington Post, April 29, 2013
For Immigrant Women, Path to Congress Is Slower

The Take Away with John Hockenberry, April 15, 2013
A Former Undocumented Immigrant Shares Her Story

Quartz, April 10, 2013
New York City's first immigration commissioner was once undocumented

Moms Rising, April 10, 2013
Immigrant Women Strengthen American Democracy

NY Daily News, March 26, 2013
Taking pride in their roots...

DEMOCRACY: A Journal of Ideas, Issue 28, Spring 2013
Expanding Citizenship: Immigrants and the Vote

National Journal: The Next America, February 14, 2013
Opinion: Obama Barely Touched Immigration in His Speech, but That's a Good Thing

CNN: In America, February 13, 2013
Opinion: Economy and immigration linked to American dream

National Journal: The Next America, February 5, 2013
Opinion: Playing Politics Won't Get Us to the Finish Line on Immigration Reform

NBC: Right Now, KNDU 25, KNDO 23, January 26, 2013
First Time Candidate Civic Training Comes to Yakima

National Journal: The Next America, January 7, 2013
Opinion: The Rising U.S. Electorate Needs Its Own Leaders

The Los Angeles Times, November 19, 2012
Asian Americans enjoy greater representation in Congress

National Journal: The Next America, November 12, 2012
Immigrant Candidates See Historic Wins in 2012 Congressional Races

Quartz, November 8, 2012
Female immigrants also won big in the US election

NALP in the News

Feet in 2 Worlds, November 5, 2012
Some 80 Candidates from Immigrant Communities are Running for Congress in Tuesday's Election

National Journal: The Next America, October 26, 2012
• More Immigrants, First-Generation Americans Run for Congress
• Congressional Candidates With Roots in Immigrant Communities--PICTURES

The Huffington Post, October 24, 2012
More Legislators From Immigrant Communities Expected In Congress Next Year: Report

California Forward, October 17, 2012
Flexing their political muscles: Latinos and Asian Americans in California Congressional races

TAKE TWO 89.3FM KPCC, October 15, 2012
Immigrants show strong political influence in 2012 Congressional race

The Melissa Harris-Perry Show MSNBC, October 7, 2012
The new face of American Leadership

The Huffington Post, October 1, 2012
5 Questions on Immigration We Wish Jim Lehrer Would Ask

National Journal: The Next America, September 10, 2012
A Comprehensive Strategy for Immigration Policy

CNN: In America, September 6, 2012
Democrats and Republicans need a plan to keep American dream alive.

CNN: In America, August 3, 2012
America's racially mixed suburbs on the political landscape

National Journal: The Next America, June 15, 2012
Dreams Come True for Nearly 1 Million Young People

National Journal: The Next America, June 11, 2012
Demographics May Not Be Destiny

National Journal: The Next America, May 13, 2012
A Tribute to the Voices of Our Immigrant Mothers

Sylvia Global, May 2, 2012
Blog Talk Radio interview with Gael Sylvia

The Huffington Post, April 13, 2012
Celebrating Diversity in Public Schools

Hyphen Magazine, March 15, 2012
Asian Americans Becoming More Visible in Civic Service and Politics

Voice of OC, March 2, 2012
Training Aims to Increase Community Involvement of Asian Immigrants

Univision, February 28, 2012
En Arizona, tornando el atropello en poder

America's Voice Blog, February 28, 2012
In Arizona, turning outrage into political power

The New York Times, January 31, 2014
Millions of Immigrants, but Only a Few in Office

The Huffington Post, February 3, 2014
A Beautiful Ad for 'America the Beautiful'

The Huffington Post, January 26, 2012
A Step Further in Support of Immigration Reform

NY1, January 13, 2012
Liu's Fundraising Scandal Highlights Need to Educate Growing Populations On City Politics, Experts Say

The New York Times Campaign Stops Blog, January 12, 2012
Year of the Immigrant

The Northwest Asian Weekly, January 5, 2012
Community-minded new immigrants are wanted for jobs in lawmaking

The Huffington Post, December 20, 2011
Asian Americans: A Growing Political Force

The Huffington Post, September 9, 2011
Ten Years Later: A Return to Our Ideals

The Chicago Reporter, July 25, 2011
How do you Create Immigrant Friendly Politicians?

The Seattle Times, July 23, 2011
Training Prepares U.S. Immigrants for Political Office

Chicago Tribune, July 15, 2011
Helping Immigrants Get Elected

Lawndale News, July 14, 2011
Immigrant Community Gets 'Ready to Lead'

Up Close with Diana Williams, June 12, 2011
Sayu Bhojwani discusses "a new movement to change the face of politics"

WNYC Radio, May 24, 2011
NYS Has No South Asian Elected Officials, Why?

Perez Notes, May 20, 2011
Sayu Bhojwani on the Perez Notes

The Huffington Post, April 4, 2011
From the Community to the Capitol: Census Figures and Leadership in the U.S.

The New York Times, March 15, 2011
For New York's Japanese, a Desire to Meld Into the Mainstream

The Huffington Post, February 15, 2011
Being Immigrant, Becoming American

The Huffington Post, January 20, 2011
Leading the Way on Immigration Reform, December 17, 2010
New York's Shifting Demographics: What Does It Mean for City Politics?

Feet in 2 Worlds, November 3, 2010
Taking the Measure of Immigrant Electoral Power

The New Yorker, November 3, 2010
An Immigrant's Election Party