Number Of Muslim DNC Delegates Doubles | Talking Points Memo

An estimated 100 Muslim delegates from 20 different states are attending the Democratic National Convention this year, the Council on American-Islamic Relations said Tuesday. There were 43 Muslim and Arab-American delegates at the DNC in 2008 and 25 in 2004, according to CAIR. Only a “handful” of delegates attended the Republican National Convention, according to the group.

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