Steve Vue, left, sits with his family of 10 in Anchorage. His parents, Koua Vue and Ia Yang, were born in Hmong refugee camps in Thailand but spent most of their lives in the U.S. They moved to Alaska from California in 2008, hoping to provide a better life for their children. Seated on the floor is, from left, Eric, Karen, and Debbie. On the sofa is Steve, Andy, Koua, Ia, Sunshine, Honey, and Sarah.