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Maryland Arab American Population

U.S. Census Estimated Arab American Population: 25,482
Source: 2005-2009 American Community Survey Rolling 5-Year Average – U.S. Census Bureau

Maryland Demographic Sheet 


Key Election Resources

Primary Election

Voter Registration Deadline for the Primary Election: June 3, 2014
Primary Election: June 24, 2014

General Election

Voter Registration Deadline for the General Election: October 14, 2014
General Election: November 4, 2014

2014 Maryland Voter Guide

2014 Maryland Fact Sheet

For more information, please visit the Maryland State Election Website.


State Party Information

Maryland Democratic Party
Yvette Lewis, Chairwoman
33 West Street, Suite 200
Annapolis, Maryland 21401
Phone: (410) 269-8818
Fax: (410) 280-8882

Twitter: @mddems

Republican Party of Maryland
Diane Waterman, Chairman
95 Cathedral Street
Annapolis, Maryland 21401
Phone: (410) 263-2125

Twitter: @mdreps


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 »

AAI Hosts Immigration Town Hall with Congressman Chris Van Hollen

October 28, 2013 — Blog

AAI Hosts Immigration Town Hall with Congressman Chris Van Hollen

By Isaac Levey
Legal Fellow
On Sunday afternoon, AAI teamed with the Muslim Public Affairs Council (MPAC) to host a town hall on immigration reform with a leading Member of Congress; an important White House adviser; and an immigration lawyer and advocate. The event, entitled The Road to Immigration, provided a very helpful and informative discussion about one of the most important issues facing both the Arab American community and the United States as a whole: how to reform our broken immigration system and still remain true to the promise of this country as a nation of immigrants. 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 »

Organizations to Know*


Network of Arab American Professionals - Philadelphia
Arab American Community Development Corporation
Al-Bustan Seeds of Culture

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