CAIR: Muslim Group Issues National Voter Guides

Oct 26, 2010, 15:21 ET from Council on American-Islamic Relations

WASHINGTON, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A prominent national Muslim civil rights and advocacy group today issued voter guides for a number of states in the 2010 election. 

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) says the guides are designed to inform Muslim voters about polling times and locations, how to register to vote, how to cast an absentee ballot, and about voter rights in each state.

CAIR Voter Guides

http://www.cair.com/GovernmentRelations/VoterGuides.aspx

CAIR has also published a "Civic Participation Handbook" designed to provide best practices and step-by-step guides for everything from holding voter registration drives to making the most of a meeting with elected officials.

SEE: CAIR's Civic Participation Handbook

http://www.cair.com/Portals/0/pdf/CAIR_Civic_Guide.pdf

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.

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CONTACT: CAIR Legislative Director Corey Saylor, Tel: 202-384-8857, E-Mail: csaylor@cair.com; CAIR National Communications Director Ibrahim Hooper, 202-744-7726, or 202-488-8787, E-Mail: ihooper@cair.com; CAIR Communications Coordinator Amina Rubin, 202-488-8787, 202-341-4171, E-Mail: arubin@cair.com

SOURCE Council on American-Islamic Relations



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