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CAIR-MI Releases 2016 Muslim Voter Guide

CAIR MI logo(FARMINGTON HILLS, MI – 10/26/16) – The Michigan chapter of the Council on American Islamic Relations (CAIR-MI) today released a 2016 Muslim Voter Guide that provides information about the upcoming November election in Michigan.

The 2016 Muslim Voter Guide includes information about how state and federal legislators voted on key civil rights issues to better educate Michigan Muslims before the elections next month. 

DOWNLOAD: http://cairmichigan.org/blog/cairmi_voter_guide_2016.html 

“The CAIR-MI voter guide was compiled to highlight issues that are important to Michigan Muslims as well as Michiganians from other faiths who are concerned about civil rights,” said CAIR-MI Executive Director Dawud Walid.  “It is crucial that our community is aware of the voting records of the elected officials representing them during this election season.”

Hard copies of the 2016 Muslim Voter Guide will be distributed at mosques statewide and will be available at the CAIR-MI office in Farmington Hills.

The 2016 Muslim Voter Guide is part of a continuing initiative of CAIR-MI to educate, engage, and empower Michigan Muslims in the 2016 election cycle.  

CAIR is America's largest Muslim civil liberties and advocacy organization. Its mission is to enhance the understanding of Islam, encourage dialogue, protect civil liberties, empower American Muslims, and build coalitions that promote justice and mutual understanding. 

La misión de CAIR es mejorar la comprensión del Islam, fomentar el diálogo, proteger las libertades civiles, capacitar a los musulmanes estadounidenses, y construir coaliciones que promuevan la justicia y la comprensión mutua.

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CONTACT: CAIR-MI Executive Director Dawud Walid, 248-842-1418, dwalid@cair.com; CAIR-MI Legal Director Lena Masri,  248-390-9784, lmasri@cair.com

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