County Executive’s Press Conference on Support of Asian American Community

On March 12, 2020, County Executive George Latimer held a press conference outside a local Chinese restaurant, O Mandarin, to show the county’s support for the Asian American community and small businesses. Grace Pan, President of OCA-WHV, and Li Lin, Immediate Past President, joined the conference representing the Asian American community.
Grace Pan thanked the County Executive for his strong support for the Asian American community and local businesses. Li Lin pointed out that, as we cherish the diversity and appreciate the inclusiveness our community offers, as an Asian American advocacy organization, we do not tolerate and will condemn any biased remarks that could spark anti-Asian sentiment, lead to stereotyping of Asian Americans, or cause discrimination towards Asian Americans.