Ahsan laments the recent politicization of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) initiatives across the country, and he pledges to set an example of his commitment to DEI principles. His workplace culture will be safe, welcoming, and respectful for all.

Government-funded programs must treat all citizens equally without regard to race, gender, sexual orientation, ethnicity, national origin, religion, disability, age, or economic status. Both the public and private sector should commit to employing a workforce that reflects the rich tapestry of our nation, and employees should earn equal pay for equal work, regardless of their identity.