CAPAC Chairwoman Rep. Judy Chu issues statement on 40th Anniversary of CBC

Apr 14, 2011

(Washington, D.C.) – U.S. Rep. Judy Chu (CA-32), Chair of the Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus (CAPAC), today issued the following statement celebrating the 40th Anniversary of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC).

“For 40 years, the Congressional Black Caucus has served the nation and their community – and our country is no doubt better because of their work. As Chair of the Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus, it is an honor to work closely with the CBC through our partnership in the Tri-Caucus to push for equal rights, social justice, and increased opportunity.

“I congratulate the CBC on a tremendous 40 years of progress, and I look forward to working closely together as we continue that progress in the decades to come.”


The Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus (CAPAC) is comprised of Members of Congress of Asian and Pacific Islander descent and members who have a strong dedication to promoting the well-being of the Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) community. Currently Chaired by Congresswoman Judy Chu, CAPAC has been addressing the needs of the AAPI community in all areas of American life since it was founded in 1994.