On October 14, 2009 President Obama signed an executive order that restores the White House Initiative and President’s Advisory Commission on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders to address issues concerning the Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) community.
Read the Executive Order
Remarks by the President at the AAPI Initiative Executive Order Signing
Read a report from the President’s Advisory Commission, May 2014
See highlights from the Initiative’s fourth anniversary under President Obama