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Florida Arab American Population

U.S. Census Estimated Arab American Population: 100,627
Source: 2005-2009 American Community Survey Rolling 5-Year Average – U.S. Census Bureau

Florida Demographic Sheet 

Key Election Resources


Primary Election: August 26, 2014

General Election

Voter Registration Deadline for the General Election: October 6, 2014
Early Voting: October 25 – November 1, 2014
General Election: November 4, 2014


2014 Florida State Voter Guide

2014 Florida Fact Sheet

Click here to find your registration status, polling place or absentee ballot status.
For more information, visit the Florida State Election Website.

 

State Party Information


Florida Democratic Party
Allison Tant, Chair

214 South Bronough Street
Tallahassee, FL 32301
Phone: (850) 222-3411
Fax: (850) 222-0916

Website: www.fladems.com 
Twitter: @FlaDems

Florida Republican Party
Leslie Dougher, Chair

420 E. Jefferson Street
PO Box 311
Tallahassee, FL 32301
Phone: (850) 222-7920
Fax: (850) 681-0184

Website: www.rpof.org
Twitter: @FloridaGOP

 

 

 

News

Signposts Along the Road: Identifying Restrictive Voter Rights Laws

September 12, 2014 — Blog

Signposts Along the Road: Identifying Restrictive Voter Rights Laws

By Eddie Bejarano
Fall Intern, 2014

With Election Day, November 4, quickly approaching, it is important to highlight and consider the implementation of new elections laws that restrict the voting rights of millions of Americans. In the most recent, and by far the most consequential, challenge to the Voting Rights Act was the 2013 landmark Supreme Court ruling in Shelby County v. Holder. Read More »

Yalla Vote Launches Voter Registration Widget

September 24, 2013 — Blog

Yalla Vote Launches Voter Registration Widget

Today, on National Voter Registration Day, AAI and the Yalla Vote campaign launched a new voter registration widget powered by Rock the Vote. The widget is designed to make registering to vote easier than ever for our community. Most everything is done online. Simply enter your information into the secure online form and the widget will pull up all the appropriate forms for you to complete that are required by your state’s Board of Elections. Once you have completed everything, the widget will send you an email with a generated form you can print, fold, and send in to your state’s Board of Elections - the appropriate address will be included in the email. From start to finish, the whole process takes five minutes. It’s that simple. Read More »

“We have not yet finished.”

August 29, 2013 — Blog

“We have not yet finished.”

Addressing Saturday’s 50th anniversary celebration of the March on Washington, Rep. John Lewis (D-GA) said "I thought we had completed the fight for the right to vote, the right to participate in the democratic process. I thought we were in a process of reforming the justice system. But when I see something like what the Supreme Court did… it tells me over and over again that we're not there yet. We have not finished." Read More »

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Organizations to Know*

 

The Arab American Community Center (AACC)
Emerge USA
Middle Eastern American Professionals Association

*Please contact Kristin McCarthy if you would like your organization listed.