ADC Announces National Partnership with CAIR to Empower Voters

Washington, DC | | August 22, 2012 – The American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC) is proud to announce it has entered into a national partnership with the Council on American Islamic Relations (CAIR). ADC and CAIR will coordinate voter empowerment efforts and election activities in the key swing states, including Florida, Michigan, Pennsylvania, Ohio, and Virginia. The two organizations will collaborate on hosting voter registration and get out the vote drives, phone banks, town halls, and candidate forums.

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.

ADC Legal Director Abed Ayoub said: “ADC