(WASHINGTON, DC – 5/8/2018) The Georgia chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations traveled to joined the U.S. Council of Muslim Organizations’ fourth annual National Muslim Hill Day in Washington, DC.
During the two-day event, American Muslims from across the country gathered in Washington to lobby their congressional representatives about various topics.
This year’s Georgia delegation included representatives of CAIR Georgia, ICNA Relief, and the Muslim American Society.
Together, the group advocated for DACA recipients, against the Muslim Ban, and for a congressional resolution honoring American Muslim history.
The delegation met with Senator David Perdue, Congressman Hank Johnson, and Congressman Rob Woodall, as well as representatives of Reps. Jody Hice, David Scott, Buddy Carter, Austin Scott, and Rick Allen.