Michigan Muslim Americans Mount Voting Campaign

August 8, 2002

Source: The Detroit Free Press


On August 8, 2002 The Detroit Free Press reported that "Arab Americans and Muslims in Michigan are mounting an ambitious campaign to get out the vote for candidates they favor... Arab Americans say their votes may play a decisive role in close races... Regardless of their influence, it's important to participate, especially in a post-Sept. 11 climate where their civil rights are threatened, leaders say."