Government

CAIR-CA Welcomes State Assembly Passage of SB 54 & SB 31

The State Assembly passed the California Values Act (SB 54) and the California Religious Freedom Act (SB 31), marking a momentous victory for immigrant rights organizations. SB 54, introduced by Senate Pro Tem Kevin de León, will protect the safety and well-being of all Californians by ensuring that our state and local resources are not used to fuel mass deportations and ensuring that state services are accessible to all Californians. SB 31, introduced …

CAIR California 2017 Legislative Update

Thank you all for spending a successful Ramadan with us. To continue our campaign of “Reawakening the Spirit of Justice,” CAIR California would like to update the community on state bills we are strongly supporting and cosponsoring in the legislature to protect your civil rights. Thanks to your help earlier this year, approximately 800 community members and leaders came together to advocate on these issues during Muslim Day at the Capitol. Because of your advoc…

Growth in Advocacy: Reflecting on the First 100 Days

Assalamu Alaikum,   The past 100 days have challenged Muslims in America in an unprecedented way. The current administration’s policies and statements have left each of us with a sense of shock and disappointment. But while Islamophobic rhetoric and actions have been amplified by this administration, they are not new.   Over the last 20 years, we have been advocating for the Greater Los Angeles Area Muslim community. CAIR-LA’s first maj…

Almost 800 CA Muslims, Officials & Allies Participate In CAIR-CA’s 6th Annual Muslim Day at the Capitol

(ANAHEIM, CA, 04/26/17) – This past Monday, April 24, the California Chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-CA) hosted the 6th Annual…

CAIR-CA: 700+ to Take Part in California ‘Muslim Day at the Capitol’ on April 24

(ANAHEIM, CA, 4/21/17) – On Monday, April 24, the California chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-CA) will host its 6th annual “Muslim Day at the Capitol” (MDAC) in Sacramento, with more than 700 participants expected to attend.   CAIR-California and allies will also hold an 11 a.m. press conference highlighting the program’s legislative priorities.  &nb…

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