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Election Advisory: CAIR Reminds Muslims in CO, OK, UT to Vote Tomorrow

(WASHINGTON, D.C., 6/29/2020) – The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, is urging all eligible Muslim voters in the states of Colorado, Oklahoma and Utah to safely participate in their respective state primaries scheduled to take place tomorrow. Voting by mail where possible is strongly encouraged.

All three elections are state not presidential primary elections.

FOR MORE INFORMATION ON YOUR STATE’S PRIMARY ELECTION DATE, CLICK HERE.

FOR MORE INFORMATION ON VOTING BY MAIL, CLICK HERE.

For voters in Oklahoma, make sure to read CAIR Oklahoma’s Primary Guide.

CAIR encourages individuals who plan on voting in person to abide by the recommended precautions for preventing the spread of COVID-19 as outlined by the CDC. These include wearing a mask and practicing social distancing.

SEE: Interim guidance to prevent spread of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19)

SEE: CAIR-Georgia Calls on Georgia Muslims to Counter State’s Voter Suppression Tactics By Voting Early 

SEE: CAIR Urges Maryland Attorney General to Investigate After Multiple Voters Report Problems, Unrecorded Ballots During Vote-By-Mail Primary Election 

For information on how to vote by mail on the November 3rd general election, visit CAIR’s Vote-by-Mail guide.

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

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CONTACT: CAIR National Communications Director Ibrahim Hooper, 202-744-7726, ihooper@cair.com; CAIR Director of Government Affairs Department Robert S. McCaw, 202-999-8292rmccaw@cair.com

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