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Congressman John Sarbanes

Representing the 3rd District of Maryland

Sarbanes Statement on Asian Pacific American Heritage Month


May 4, 2018
Contact: Daniel Jacobs
(202) 225-4016

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman John Sarbanes (D-Md.) released the following statement today in observance of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month:

“Throughout the month of May, we join together to celebrate and honor the inspiring legacy of Asian Pacific Americans. Generations of Asian Pacific Americans have made enormous contributions to our nation – serving with integrity and distinction in the military, making important advances in science and technology, boosting our economy, and enriching our culture. This month, as we recognize the tremendous role that the Asian Pacific American community plays in our country, let’s recommit ourselves to celebrating and embracing the great diversity of this nation.”