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NEW: a record 168 Muslim candidates were on the ballot in 2020

NEW: a record 168 Muslim candidates were on the ballot in 2020

Exciting news! We joined efforts with CAIR (Council on American-Islamic Relations), and MPower Change to release a preliminary report on Muslim candidate performance in the 2020 elections. This report shows the rapid growth of American Muslim political power across the country. When we run for office and organize in our communities, we simultaneously shatter stereotypes …

Muslim candidates again make history in 2020

Muslim candidates again make history in 2020

A record 110 candidates who identify as Muslim were on ballots across the 24 states on November 3rd with more than half projected to win (WASHINGTON, D.C., 11/6/20) — Jetpac, a representation-driven organization that trains American Muslims who want to run for office, The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights and …

IMPORTANT INSIGHT ON AMERICAN MUSLIM VOTERS

[August 25 2020] Today, Jetpac joined a coalition of national Muslim organizations to release results of a pre-election poll that surveyed Muslims across the US on the issues and policy priorities that matter to our communities. Read the full results. Watch the livestream on Facebook. We're proud to have been a part of this incredibly important ...

JETPAC JOINS COALITION OF MORE THAN 50 NATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS TO URGE PRESUMPTIVE DEMOCRATIC NOMINEE JOE BIDEN AND PRESIDENT TRUMP TO ADOPT A MORE PRINCIPLED FOREIGN POLICY

May 11, 2020 WASHINGTON - Today, more than 50 national organizations representing millions of Americans sent a letter to President Trump and presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden calling for a more principled foreign policy that prioritizes diplomacy and multilateralism. The letter, organized by Demand Progress, states “U.S. foreign policy has been overly focused on confrontation ...

Malden Youth Soccer President Attacks Muslim Candidate

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 1, 2019 CONTACT: Mohammed Missouri, Executive Director, Jetpac 508-306-1038, mohammed@jet-pac.com; Boston, MA - Jetpac yesterday called for the resignation of Jason Hamelin, current President of Malden Youth Soccer, after the Muslim civic engagement group learned of Hamelin’s xenophobic attacks on Danyal Najmi, a candidate for Malden City Council (see screenshots below). In ...