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CAIR-Chicago Kicks Off Electoral Campaign

(CHICAGO, IL, 7/14/06) – CAIR-Chicago, along with the Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights and other host organizations, has launched an electoral summer campaign with the goal of mobilizing 45,000 people to come to the polls on November 7.

The New Americans Democracy Project (NADP), the 2006 version of the electoral campaign run two years ago, aims to mobilize registered voters and register all eligible citizens in Illinois to vote. CAIR-Chicago, as a host organization, will be working intensively in the third congressional district’s Bridgeview and surrounding areas. As a host organization, CAIR-Chicago’s Governmental Relations Coordinator Sadiya Ahmed will be the supervisor for the CAIR-Chicago fellow.

For more information on the New Americans Democracy Project, contact Sadiya Ahmed at or at 312-212-1520


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