Assembly Declares August Muslim American Appreciation and Awareness Month

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

(Sacramento) - Assemblymember Bill Quirk (D-Hayward) and his colleagues Assemblymembers Kansen Chu (D-San Jose) and Ash Kalra (D-San Jose) authored House Resolution 43 (HR 43) to recognize the month of August 2017 as Muslim American Appreciation and Awareness Month. “I am proud that the Assembly overwhelmingly voted to pass this resolution to honor generations of Muslim Americans for their many social, cultural and economic contributions to California,” Assemblymember Quirk said. Here’s more of his remarks in this Assembly Access video.