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Posted by on September 27, 2012 in News Clips

Prominent Middle East expert Dr. James Zogby tells Newsmax that President Obama is polling about 18 percent below his 2008 numbers among Arab-American voters. But those Arab-Americans who are Muslims now “overwhelmingly” support the Democratic candidate compared to four years ago, he adds. Zogby also discloses that Arab-Americans across the board consider jobs and the economy as the most important issue in this year’s elections. [click here to see the video interview]The Arab American Institute and JZ Analytics has just polled Arab-American voters in the key swing states of Florida, Michigan, Pennsylvania, Ohio, and Virginia,...

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Arab Americans favor Obama 2-1, down from 2008

Posted by on September 27, 2012 in News Clips

Arab Americans plan to vote for President Obama in November by a 2-to-1 margin, according to a new poll from the Arab American Institute shared with Salon before its release. While Obama’s support among Arab Americans has slipped since 2008, there are still twice as many Democrats as Republicans in the community, 46 percent to 22 percent. In the presidential race, 52 percent plan to vote for Obama while 28 percent support Romney. There’s been a steady progression away from the GOP in the community since 2002, when 38 percent of Arab Americans called themselves Republicans.

Even so, 15 percent of Arab Americans who...

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Poll: Obama Has Strong Lead Over Romney Among Arab Americans

Posted by on September 27, 2012 in News Clips

The Arab American Institute has released the results of a September survey of 400 Arab Americans, which shows that a majority support Democratic President Barack Obama in the race for the White House.  There has been a significant 15 percent drop in support for Obama compared with his strong numbers in 2008, but Republicans are not making gains with Arab American voters either.   There is good news and bad news for President Barack Obama in a recent poll of Arab American voters conducted by the Arab American Institute.  AAI President Jim Zogby said the president enjoys a 24...

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“Make no mistake: A nuclear-armed Iran is not a challenge that can be contained”

Posted on September 25, 2012 in Campaign Statements

"In Iran, we see where the path of a violent and unaccountable ideology leads. The Iranian people have a remarkable and ancient history, and many Iranians wish to enjoy peace and prosperity alongside their neighbors. But just as it restricts the rights of its own people, the Iranian government continues to prop up a dictator in Damascus and supports terrorist groups abroad.Time and again, it has failed to take the opportunity to demonstrate that its nuclear program is peaceful and to meet its obligations to the United Nations.So let me be clear: America wants to resolve this issue through diplomacy,...

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“we are a country that has welcomed people of every race and every faith”

Posted on September 25, 2012 in Campaign Statements

"For as the city outside these walls makes clear, we are a country that has welcomed people of every race and every faith. We are home to Muslims who worship across our country. We not only respect the freedom of religion, we have laws that protect individuals from being harmed because of how they look or what they believe."

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“We again declare that the regime of Bashar al-Assad must come to an end”

Posted on September 25, 2012 in Campaign Statements

"We again declare that the regime of Bashar al-Assad must come to an end so that the suffering of the Syrian people can stop and a new dawn can begin."

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“let us remember that this is a season of progress”

Posted on September 25, 2012 in Campaign Statements

"So let us remember that this is a season of progress. For the first time in decades, Tunisians, Egyptians and Libyans voted for new leaders in elections that were credible, competitive and fair."

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“the world has been captivated by the transformation that has taken place”

Posted on September 25, 2012 in Campaign Statements

"It has been less than two years since a vendor in Tunisia set himself on fire to protest the oppressive corruption in his country, and sparked what became known as the Arab Spring. Since then, the world has been captivated by the transformation that has taken place, and the United States has supported the forces of change.We were inspired by the Tunisian protests that toppled a dictator, because we recognized our own beliefs in the aspirations of men and women who took to the streets.We insisted on change in Egypt, because our support for democracy put us on the side...

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“I don’t think we would consider them (Egyptian government) an ally….”

Posted on September 13, 2012 in Campaign Statements

"I don't think we would consider them (Egyptian government) an ally, but we don't consider them an enemy. They are a new government that is trying to find its way,"

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Who Will Muslims Vote For?

Posted by on September 12, 2012 in News Clips

It is unanimous that Muslims are a sector of American society that is growing exponentially. The recent study, "The U.S. Mosque Survey 2011," released by Dr. Ihsan Bagby of the University of Kentucky, and conducted by notable scholars, statisticians and research professionals, counted2,106 mosques in 2011; a 74 percent increased from the 2000 count of 1,206. A vast majority of these mosques are recently established, with 76 percent founded since 1980. That same study estimates the total American Muslim population to be around 7 million.As American Muslims grow in number, their presence is more evident in all sectors of society:...

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