Friday, August 27, 2004

PR WASHINGTON: Muslims play role in GOP Convention 8-27-04

Arab/Muslim Delegates at Republican Convention

The President of the Free Muslim Coalition Against Terrorism, Kamal Nawash, will be joining the Arab and Muslim delegation to the Republican convention as an Alternate Delegate.

Kamal Nawash will be attending an event titled "An Arabian Night in New York" on Tuesday, August 31 (10pm-2am). An exciting lineup of elected officials and candidates will be attending for an evening to welcome convention delegates to the richness of Arabic culture and highlight the deep roots the Arabic community have in American political life.

Special guests include Energy Secretary Spencer Abraham, U.S. Senator John E. Sununu, U.S. Rep. Darrell Issa, former Governor John H. Sununu, Indiana gubernatorial candidate Mitch Daniels, former U.S. Ambassador Tom Nassif, and Westchester County (NY) District Attorney Jeanine Pirro.

Other prominent guests who plan to attend include RNC Chair Ed Gillespie and U.S. Representatives Tom Davis (VA), Tom Latham (IA), Jeb Hensarling (TX), Jim McCrery (LA), Earnest Ishtook (OK), Scott Garrett (NJ), Bill Thomas (CA), Richard Pombo (CA), James Sensenbrenner (WI), and Virgina Brown-Waite (FL).

The event will be held at the Dahesh Museum of Arts-Café Opaline, located at 580 Madison Ave. (at 56th st) New York, New York.

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