Tag: Grace Meng

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House Passes COVID–19 Hate Crimes Act Intended to Help Combat Ongoing Wave of Anti-Asian Violence within the US

The COVID–19 Hate Crimes Act was approved by the House of Representatives on May 18 by a vote of 364-62. The bill, which was designed to address the increase in hate crimes and violence against Asian Americans during the coronavirus pandemic, had already been approved by the Senate last month….

Archived: Nielsen Tech Hub Opens Its Doors to Young Professionals for 'Power of She' Panel in NYC

(Originally published on Nielsen.com) Nielsen is No. 32 on the DiversityInc Top 50 Companies list A diverse group of young professionals, diversity advocates and corporate leaders recently gathered at Nielsen’s NYC Tech Hub for an educational evening on the consumer power of multicultural women sponsored by the Nielsen Government Relations…

Archived: House Votes to Oust Term ‘Oriental’ from Federal Law

By Sheryl Estrada Rep. Grace Meng represents the Sixth Congressional District of New York encompassing the borough of Queens. She is the first Asian American member of Congress from New York State. Photo credit: ClotureClub.com The U.S. House of Representatives unanimously passed legislation this month removing all references to “Orientals”…