Feb. 20 – AAPI Community Conference Call & Twitter Town Hall

Please join the White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders on Wednesday, February 20th at 3:00 p.m. EDT for a conference call and Twitter Town Hall to discuss the Obama administration’s accomplishments on behalf of the AAPI community, including the release of the report, “Continuing Progress for the Asian American and Pacific Islander Community, Federal Agency Accomplishments” and the launch of an Asian American Pacific Islander Theme Study. The call will also discuss current and future efforts towards increasing access and participation among AAPIs in federal programs.

The Twitter Town Hall will serve as an opportunity to concurrently engage in Q&A with Initiative staff during the teleconference. The Town Hall will be open for questions beginning at 3:00 p.m. EDT

Join @whitehouseAAPI using the hash tag: #aapiWH.

Learn more about the 2013 federal agency plans at this link: http://go.usa.gov/4sqH

Read the AAPI Theme Study at this link: http://go.usa.gov/4ePQ

When: Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Start Time: 3:00 p.m. EDT (Please dial in 10 minutes early) 

Dial In: 888-566-5907



Chris Lu, Cabinet Secretary and Assistant to the President

Kiran Ahuja, Executive Director, White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders

Rhea Suh, Assistant Secretary for Policy, Budget and Management, Department of the Interior