WASHINGTON, DC - ASPIRE PAC voted today to endorse and support TJ Cox for California’s 21st Congressional District in the U.S. House of Representatives.
“ASPIRE is proud to endorse TJ Cox to represent the California’s Central Valley in Congress,” said Rep. Grace Meng, Chair of ASPIRE PAC. “TJ has worked tirelessly to improve the lives of his community members, from creating jobs and educational pathways to providing healthcare and affordable housing. His proven commitment to public service will make him an excellent Member of Congress."
“We are proud to support TJ Cox. TJ joins several other strong Asian American and Pacific Islander candidates, and ASPIRE looks forward to supporting his campaign to victory on Election Day,” said Rep. Judy Chu, immediate past chair of ASPIRE PAC.
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.