Back to Top
Michigan Arab American Population
U.S. Census Estimated Arab American Population: 191,607
Source: 2005-2009 American Community Survey Rolling 5-Year Average – U.S. Census Bureau
Michigan Demographic Sheet
Key Election Resources
Voter Registration Deadline for the Primary Election: July 7, 2014
Primary Election: August 5, 2014
Voter Registration Deadline for the General Election: October 6, 2014
General Election: November 4, 2014
Click here for the Voter Information Center and find your voter registration and polling place.
Register to vote online here.
Download an absentee ballot request form.
For more information, please visit the Michigan State Election Website.
State Party Information
Michigan Republican Party
Robert Schostak, Chairman
Secchia-Weiser Michigan Republican Center
520 Seymour St.
Lansing, MI 48933
August 14, 2014 — Blog
By Emily Cooke
Summer Intern, 2014
The indiscriminate finger-pointing and senseless name-calling traditionally reserved for elementary school playgrounds is apparently lent a certain credibility in Washington—the kind that allows government agencies to designate terror suspects without regard for concrete facts or irrefutable evidence. The details of classified government documents revealing the scope of the United States’ Terrorist Screening Database were brought to light in an article published by the Intercept just last week. Read More »
November 08, 2013 — Blog
By Dena Elian
Fall Intern, 2013
The highly anticipated elections that took place on Tuesday will go down in Arab American history and the large number of Arab Americans on the ballot across the country was a palpable indicator of the continuing political progress being made by the Arab American community to seek and hold new and higher offices. In Michigan, Susan Dabaja became the first Arab American to be elected as Dearborn City Council President. Dabaja is the third candidate ever to win the Council presidency without having previously served on the Council. Read More »
Organizations to Know*
American Arab Chamber of Commerce
Arab Community Center for Economic and Social Services (ACCESS)
Arab American Heritage Council
American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee
Arab American Cultural Center of Washtenaw County
Lebanese American Chamber of Commerce
Yemeni American Public Affairs Council
Yemen American Benevolent Association
American Federation of Ramallah, Palestine
Chaldean Democratic Caucus
Arab American and Chaldean Council
Chaldean Federation of America
Center for Arab American Philanthropy
Lebanese American Heritage Club
Midwest Federation of American-Syrian/Lebanese Clubs
Arab American Political Action Committee
*Please contact Emily Manna if you would like your organization listed.