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CAIR-DC: Muslims to Join Rally for Immigrant Rights

CAIR-DC: Muslims to Join Rally for Immigrant Rights

(WASHINGTON, D.C., 3/23/2006) – On Monday, March 27, a coalition of groups urging immigration reforms that will treat immigrants humanely and provide undocumented workers with a path to citizenship will hold an interfaith prayer service and rally in Washington, D.C. Similar events are scheduled to take place that day in communities across the nation. SEE: http://www.cirnow.org/content/en/events_main.htm

WHAT: Rally calling for a path to citizenship for the undocumented, family reunification, worker rights, the Dream Act and other basic civil liberties.
WHERE: West Lawn of the United States Capitol, Washington, D.C.
WHEN: March 27, 2006, 11 a.m. (One hundred interfaith religious leaders will gather in front of the Dirksen Senate Office Building between 12:30 and 1 p.m.)

The event is organized to coincide with Monday’s Senate Judiciary Committee review of Chairman Specter’s recommended immigration reform measures.

CONTACT: CAIR Government Affairs Director Corey Saylor, 202-488-8787 or 571-278-4658

 

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