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Press Release: November 2, 2021

APAICS Statement on the Build Back Better Framework


WASHINGTON— Late last week, the White House announced the Build Back Better framework which constitutes a historic investment in human capital, public education, clean energy, home care and more.


The Asian Pacific American Institute for Congressional Studies (APAICS) president and CEO, Madalene Xuan-Trang Mielke released the following statement:


“APAICS applauds the White House and members of Congress on their efforts to reach a consensus on the Build Back Better framework which would significantly benefit Asian American, Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander communities that are struggling, especially in the devastating wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Build Back Better framework will invest in our families and communities, and deliver on many promises that our community voted for.”


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The Asian Pacific American Institute for Congressional Studies (APAICS) is a national non-partisan, nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to promoting Asian Pacific American participation and representation at all levels of the political process, from community service to elected office.