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CAIR to Host Community Congressional Reception with Reps. Rashida Tlaib, Ilhan Omar and André Carson

(WASHINGTON, D.C., 1/4/2019) – On Thursday, January 10, the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, will host a “Community Congressional Reception” at the Hyatt Crystal City in Arlington, Va., featuring newly sworn-in members of Congress André Carson (D-IN), Ilhan Omar (D-MN) and Rashida Tlaib (D-MI).

All three representatives will be present to offer remarks on issues of importance to members of the Muslim community and to all Americans. The reception is free of charge. Seating is limited. RSVP (by 3 p.m. Tuesday, January 8) is required. Photo ID required at check-in. Light refreshments will be served.

WHAT: CAIR Community Congressional Reception
WHEN: Thursday, January 10, 6 – 8 p.m.
WHERE: Hyatt Crystal City, 2799
Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, VA 22202
RSVP by 3 p.m. Tuesday, January 8:
CONTACT: CAIR National Events and Outreach Manager Jinan Shbat,, 202.742.6454

CAIR is America’s largest Muslim civil liberties and advocacy organization. Its mission is to enhance understanding of Islam, protect civil rights, promote justice, and empower American Muslims.

La misión de CAIR es proteger las libertades civiles, mejorar la comprensión del Islam, promover la justicia, y empoderar a los musulmanes en los Estados Unidos.


CONTACT: CAIR National Communications Director Ibrahim Hooper, 202-744-7726,; CAIR Communications Manager Naaz Modan, 202-748-4319,

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