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Asian American lawmakers to press Obama on diversity in administration

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Asian American lawmakers say they're disappointed by the lack of Asian American appointees serving in high-level positions in the Obama administration, a message they'll deliver directly to the president Tuesday.

The Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus intends to raise the matter during a meeting with Obama at the White House, during which the group also expects to discuss immigration reform and the implementation of the Affordable Care Act.

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