Late last month, the Trump White House released its legislative framework for immigration reform. Its sticking points are familiar ones: the $25bn that President Trump wants to use to build the border wall he has promised his supporters; and a path to citizenship for beneficiaries of Deferred Action for Childhood […]

No mothers, no Muslims: The new US immigration system



On January 26, 2018, the U.S. Commerce Department’s Bureau of the Census announced that it “will not use…a separate Middle Eastern or North African” category on the census form.” However, the 2020 Census will still contain unchanged questions on race and ethnicity such as those delineating people of African and […]

The 2020 Census–Arabs Need Not Apply







A substantial increase in hate crimes against people of South Asian, Muslim, Sikh, Hindu, Middle Eastern and Arab descent has been seen in the United States since Donald Trump became the country’s president, according to a report released by South Asian Americans Living Together (SAALT), a non profit organization, on […]

Rise in Hate Violence in U.S. Related to Trump Presidency: ...


AMVOTE PAC is proud to announce an official endorsement for Dilara Sayeed for State Representative, District 5. Sayeed has been an educator and community leader for over 20 years. She is a former teacher and education policy expert who uses her real world experience to help people of all backgrounds […]

AMVOTE PAC Endorses Dilara Sayeed for State Representative, District 5


AMVOTE PAC Endorses J.B Pritzker for Illinois Governor. Pritzker is a graduate of Duke and Northwestern law school. He is known as a philanthropist and private business owner based in Chicago. He manages the Pritzker Group, the largest venture investor group in the Middle West. He has donated tens of millions […]

AMVOTE PAC Endorses J.B Pritzker for Illinois Governor



AMVOTE PAC is pleased to announce an official endorsement for Toni Preckwinkle for Cook County Board President. Ms. Preckwinkle has been Cook County president since 2010. Managing the Cook County budget deficit is a big task and Preckwinkle has answered the call by solving for more than $2.1 billion in budget […]

AMVOTE PAC Endorses Toni Preckwinkle