(ANAHEIM, CA – 10/27/04) – The California office of the Council on
American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-CA) today released a non-partisan voter
guide designed to help educate and inform Muslim voters in that state.
The CAIR-CA voter guide will assist Muslim voters as they make decisions on
ballot initiatives and political candidates. It lists the voting record of
members of Congress on issues such as the war in Iraq, civil rights,
immigration, and foreign policy.
“We hope this voter guide will be a valuable tool as the estimated 200,000
registered Muslim voters in the state of California go to the polls next
week,” said Omar Zaki, director of governmental relations for CAIR-CA’s Los
The guides are being distributed at Islamic centers and mosques throughout
CAIR, America’s largest Islamic civil liberties group, is headquartered in
Washington, D.C., and has 29 regional offices and chapters nationwide and
CONTACT: CAIR-LA, Omar Zaki, 714-776-1847, E-MAIL: email@example.com;
Ibrahim Hooper, 202-488-8787 or 202-744-7726, E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org;
Rabiah Ahmed, 202-488-8787 or 202-439-1441, E-Mail: email@example.com