Remarks at the Asian Pacific American Institute for Congressional Studies Annual Gala

May 2012
Daily Compilation of Presidential Documents;5/8/2012, Special section p1
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The article presents the text of U.S. President Barack Obama's May 8, 2012 remarks at the Asian Pacific American Institute for Congressional Studies Annual Gala. Obama cited Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders' perseverance in the face of hardships, mentioning, among others, Dalip Singh Saund who became the first Asian American elected to the U.S Congress. He assured Asian Americans of the U.S. government's committed service and beseeched their support in building a better America.


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