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  • July 10, 2018

    [PRESS RELEASE] Emgage Action Opposes Trump Nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to SCOTUS

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 10, 2018 Emgage Action Opposes the Nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court Washington, D.C. – Emgage Action is disappointed by the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court of the United States. President Trump’s nominee is an obvious effort to shift the Court,

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  • June 29, 2018

    Muslim Ban: Millennial Muslim’s Reaction

    As I paced back and forth in front of my computer this morning, awaiting SCOTUS’ decision on the dreaded Muslim Ban, anxiety reached to the tips of my fingers as I refreshed the screen every five seconds. As my eyes consumed the words on the screen, the anxiety turned into

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  • June 26, 2018

    [PRESS RELEASE] Emgage Action Disappointed in SCOTUS Decision to Uphold Muslim Ban

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 28, 2018 Washington D.C. – Emgage Action is greatly disappointed by today’s Supreme Court 5-4 decision in favor of the Trump Administration’s Muslim Ban. This decision is, simply put, is a threat to religious liberty in our country and to our values of tolerance and freedom.

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  • June 8, 2018

    [PRESS RELEASE] Emgage Michigan Welcomes New Executive Director

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 8, 2018 Announcing Emgage Michigan’s New Executive Director Canton, MI — Emgage, a national non-profit and non-partisan civic education and engagement organization, is excited to announce Nada Al-Hanooti as the new Executive Director for its Michigan chapter. Nada brings both deep experience in grassroots organizing and an

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  • June 6, 2018

    [PRESS RELEASE] Emgage Action Denounces Trump’s Family Separation Policy

    For Immediate Release June 6, 2018 Washington, D.C. — Emgage Action strongly condemns the Trump Administration’s inhumane separation of immigrant children from their parents and calls upon members of Congress to swiftly take action to protect families that are escaping persecution or natural disasters. International law guarantees the right to

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  • May 14, 2018

    Fighting for our Values on Capitol Hill: Emgage Action Hill Day Recap

    Three years ago, three Muslim students in North Carolina were shot inside their home. A family in Virginia was terrorized and their house defaced because of their Middle Eastern background. A Congressman from New York recently recalled that he had to hide under his bed as his grandfather stood outside

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  • April 12, 2018

    [PRESS RELEASE] Emgage Action to Host Annual Capitol Hill Day in Washington, D.C.

    For Immediate Release Washington, D.C. April 12, 2018 Emgage Action to Host Annual Capitol Hill Day in Washington, D.C. [PRESS RELEASE] Washington, D.C. – Emgage Action is scheduled to host its annual Hill Day on Capitol Hill this May 6-7, 2018, providing leaders and activists the opportunity to engage with

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  • March 27, 2018

    [PRESS RELEASE] EMGAGE ACTION ON RECENT TRUMP NOMINATIONS

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Washington, D.C. March 27, 2018 [PRESS RELEASE] EMGAGE ACTION ON RECENT TRUMP NOMINEES Washington, D.C. — Emgage Action, a leading issue advocacy organization for Muslim Americans, is disappointed by the Trump Administration’s continued nomination and appointment of known Islamophobes and supporters of torture to top national security

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  • March 8, 2018

    [PRESS RELEASE] EMGAGE ACTION RAISES CONCERN OVER FLORIDA’S GUN REFORM LEGISLATION

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Washington, D.C. March 8, 2018 EMGAGE ACTION RAISES CONCERN OVER FLORIDA’S GUN REFORM LEGISLATION Emgage Florida is disappointed by the Florida Legislature’s passage of SB 7026: Public Safety, better known as the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Public Safety Act. The bill passed the Florida House by

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  • March 1, 2018

    Texas – District 7 Democratic Candidate Voter Guide

      The Candidate Profiles are not official Emgage endorsements. Please visit our PAC website to view our

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  • February 21, 2018

    [PRESS RELEASE] Foreign Policy Forum to Highlight Candidates in VA

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE McLean, VA February 20, 2018 Foreign Policy Forum to Highlight Candidates in VA-10 Democratic Primary It is time for a new conversation about America’s engagement in the world. We need leaders who will stand for strong, principled American foreign policy. With the mid-term elections a few months

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  • February 13, 2018

    [PRESS RELEASE] LEADING PACS OF COLOR UNITE TO ELECT PROGRESSIVE CANDIDATES

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Washington, D.C. February 13, 2018   Leading PACs of Color Unite to Elect Progressive Candidates The AAPI Victory Fund, Emgage PAC and the Latino Victory Fund are united in supporting diverse, progressive minority candidates in the upcoming midterm elections. In this partnership, the three groups-with their own

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  • February 8, 2018

    [PRESS RELEASE] EMGAGE ACTION STRONGLY OPPOSES NOMINATION OF KEN ISAACS TO LEAD IOM

    PRESS RELEASE February 8, 2018 Emgage Action Strongly OPPOSES NOMINATION OF KEN ISAACS TO LEAD IOM Earlier this month, President Donald Trump made a controversial decision to nominate Ken Isaacs, an individual who has openly mocked Islam, as Director General of the United Nations International Organization for Migration (IOM). Mr.

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  • February 8, 2018

    [PRESS RELEASE] BURMA ACT (S.2060) OF 2017 PASSES SENATE FOREIGN RELATIONS COMMITTEE

    PRESS RELEASE February 8, 2018 Burma Act (S.2060) of 2017 Passes Senate Foreign Relations Committee On February 7, 2018 Senate Bill 2060 was voted out of the Foreign Relations Committee, showing strong bipartisan support for addressing ongoing human rights violations against the Rohingya people of Burma. Since August 2017, more

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  • January 22, 2018

    Help Us Pass a Clean DREAM Act

    Saba moved to Texas from Pakistan when she was just 11 years old and has resided in Texas ever since. Saba had originally come to the United States to visit her grandfather, a U.S. citizen, who had an established business in Fort Worth. Wanting to keep his extended family together,

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  • December 27, 2017

    Emgaging in a year of resilience: a note from our CEO

    Dear Friends, As the year draws to an end, and despite the numerous challenges we have faced as people of conscience, compassion, and justice, I am still filled with hope for what we can do together in the New Year. From the Muslim Ban, to undermining the middle class, to

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  • December 22, 2017

    Emgage Action Policy Update

    Travel Ban On 4 December 2017, the Supreme Court allowed the third iteration of President Trump’s proposed travel ban go into full effect, affecting those from Chad, Iran, Libya, North Korea, Somalia, Syria, Venezuela, and Yemen. Already there has been a sharp decrease in Muslim immigration, especially from the countries

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  • December 15, 2017

    Joint Appeal to the UN Security Council to Act on Burma’s Rohingya Crisis

    Joint Appeal to the UN Security Council to Act on Burma’s Rohingya Crisis Emgage Action signs on to urge the Security Council to protect and “never again” allow atrocities in Burma    In advance of the United Nations Security Council’s December 12 meeting on the situation in Burma, we, a

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