OCA CALLS ON SENATE TO ADDRESS COMMUNITY CONCERNS IN RICHARDSON CONFIRMATION HEARINGFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
17 December 2008
Sarah Smith | Communications Manager
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OCA, a national organization dedicated to advancing the social, political and economic well-being of Asian Pacific Americans (APAs), responds to the concerns raised by members of the APA community over former Energy Secretary Bill Richardson's role in the Wen Ho Lee case by requesting that the Senate thoroughly address the allegations of civil rights violations in Governor Richardson's confirmation hearing to become the next Secretary of Commerce.
OCA trusts that the Senate confirmation process will provide Gov. Richardson with a full opportunity to acknowledge and address the community's concerns regarding the Wen Ho Lee case.
About OCA-Founded in 1973 as the Organization of Chinese Americans, OCA is a national organization dedicated to the social, political, and economic well-being of Asian Pacific Americans in the United States. Through its 81 chapters and college affiliates, OCA aims to embrace the hopes and aspirations of APAs in the United States.