WASHINGTON, DC - ASPIRE PAC voted today to endorse Eric Ding (PA-10) and Lindy Li (PA-05) for their Congressional races in Pennsylvania.
“ASPIRE is proud to endorse Lindy Li and Eric Ding in their campaigns for Congress,” said Rep. Grace Meng, Chair of ASPIRE PAC.
Lindy Li, a first-generation American citizen, is running for Congress in Pennsylvania’s 5th Congressional District. “Lindy is a fierce advocate for cancer research and education in her community, and she would be an excellent advocate for all of her constituents if elected,” Rep. Grace Meng added.
Eric Ding, an accomplished public health scientist, is running to represent Pennsylvania’s 10th Congressional District. “Eric has devoted his public health career to improving the lives of families, and he would be an excellent addition to Congress,” said Rep. Grace Meng.
ASPIRE PAC proudly welcomed six new Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) Members of Congress in 2016. Tammy Duckworth (IL) and Kamala Harris (CA) were elected to the Senate. In the House of Representatives, Stephanie Murphy (FL-07), first Vietnamese American woman; Pramila Jayapal (WA-07), first Indian American woman; Raja Krishnamoorthi (IL-08); and Ro Khanna (CA-17) all won their elections. There are currently 18 AAPI Members in the House and Senate.