Muslims meet with leaders in Lansing today

May 28, 2013

Muslims across Michigan are meeting with lawmakers and other leaders in Lansing today.

"Michigan Muslim Capitol Day" is an event organized by the Michigan Muslim Community Council and the Council on American-Islamic Relations' Michigan chapter.

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The event is designed to cultivate relationships with lawmakers and other community members and encourage policies that promote civil rights and liberties.

The day's scheduled events include attending state House and Senate sessions as well as meeting with legislators.