Perhaps there has never been a more important time for us to exercise our democratic rights and vote.  Our community must let our voice be heard now.  All of us must vote. There are over 72,000 registered voters in the Greater Chicagoland area of middle eastern heritage. Together, this is a […]

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IT TOOK the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals 70 days to issue its ruling in International Refugee Assistance Project (IRAP) v Trump, a challenge to Donald Trump’s third attempt to ban travel from countries he deems threatening to America. We now know what took the 13 judges so long: the […]

Another appeals court blocks travel ban 3.0


   A Muslim charity in Florida has raised thousands of dollars for the victims of the high school shooting in Parkland and their families.   Three Islamic groups rallied together under The South Florida Muslim Federation, Inc. banner to launch an online crowd funding site. They said the money would […]

Florida shooting: Muslim groups raise thousands to help victims and ...



 Op-Ed By Chairman of AMVOTE PAC, Judge William Haddad (Ret.) AMVOTE’s position on Gubernatorial Endorsement of J.B Pritzker   February 16, 2018   AMVOTE PAC (est. 2006) is now the first Arab-American Political Action Committee in Illinois history. Our strong voter outreach initiatives seek to use political power to achieve […]

AMVOTE Speaks Out



WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump’s travel ban targeting people from six Muslim-majority countries violates the U.S. Constitution by discriminating on the basis of religion, a federal appeals court ruled on Thursday in another legal setback for the policy. The Richmond-based 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, on a 9-4 […]

U.S. court says Trump travel ban unlawfully discriminates against Muslims



TODAY’S SAMPLING OF SOME INTERNET REPORTS OF ARAB-MUSLIM HATRED (reports like this come daily). -According to the FBI’s Uniform Crime Reports program, hate crimes against Muslims before 9/11 ranged between 20 and 30 per year. After the 9/11 attacks, the number rose more than tenfold to nearly 500. Since then, […]

Today’s Sampling of Internet Reports of Arab-Muslim Hatred


AMVOTE PAC Endorses the following Countywide Judges: Judge Clare Quish Judge Cecilia Horan Judge Preston Jones Judge Oran Whiting Judge Mike Gonzalez Judge Johnathan Clark Green Judge Jack Hagerty AMVOTE PAC Endorses the following for Circuit Court 2nd Sub Circuit: Judges Frederick Bates Adrienne Davis Tonya Harvey AMVOTE PAC Endorses […]

AMVOTE PAC Endorses Cook County Judges