|From left: Debbie Dingell, wife of Democratic Congressman John Dingell, Jumana Judeh founder of AAWO, and Rose Khalifa, one of the group’s committee members discussing strategies to get Arab American women mobilized in the nationwide presidential election this fall.|
The group has already started planning initiatives it will take to get the average Arab American woman to vote, and start talking about the presidential race this Fall.
|Committee members of the AAWO. The group is expected to get Arab American women talking about U.S. President Barack Obama, and to encourage them to go out and vote. PHOTOS: TAAN|
The group could have significant influence in the election, considering they’re getting Arab American women active in Southeast Michigan, which has the highest concentration of Arab Americans in the country.