NIAC Action PAC Updates

Latest Updates and Press Releases

February 4, 2021

NIAC Action is excited to endorse Ramin Fatehi for Commonwealth Attorney in Norfolk, VA. Ramin, a Hampton Roads native, has served as a Virginia Supreme Court law clerk, a public defender, and as a state and federal prosecutor. He is uniquely positioned to step up as Commonwealth Attorney in Norfolk – which is one of […]

January 7, 2021

  Did you know that you get to vote for who represents you in the California State Democratic Party? Every two years, you get the opportunity to elect seven self-identified female and seven other than self-identified female delegates to represent your Assembly District to the party (also known as ADEM). Even just 100 votes can […]

November 10, 2020

This election cycle, NIAC Action and the Iranian-American community showed up with an unprecedented level of civic strength. From raising hundreds-of-thousands of dollars for our endorsees, to supporting the largest slate of Iranian-American candidates ever, to contacting nearly 70,000 voters as part of the largest Iranian-American voter turnout initiative in history, our community showed up and turned out.

August 17, 2020

Our members have spoken: by a margin of 85%, NIAC Action members have voted to endorse Joe Biden for President! Now it’s time to roll up our sleeves and get to work. We have never endorsed in a presidential election before, instead focusing our efforts on Congressional races and Iranian-American candidates. But this year, the […]

August 10, 2020

2020 is going to be one of the most important elections of our lifetimes. That’s why NIAC Action is gearing up to launch the largest Iranian-American voter outreach campaign in history. We’ve already endorsed numerous allies and champions of our community in Congressional and local races, but we have one big question left to answer before we launch our 2020 Beshkan the Vote election work next week: Should NIAC Action endorse Joe Biden to become the next President of the United States?

February 28, 2020

Meet Iyad Afalqa and Samila Amanyraoufpoor, the husband and wife team running to represent the people of California Assembly District 74 in the Democratic Party of Orange County Central Committee! Both Samila and Iyad are university professors whose immigrant experiences have shaped their views and involvement in politics.

January 31, 2020

NIAC Action has urged all 2020 Presidential candidates to make two key commitments: to return the U.S. into compliance with the Iran nuclear agreement and to repeal the Muslim Ban.  President Trump’s withdrawal from the nuclear accord and inhumane sanctions have undermined U.S. credibility, made America and the world less safe, and brought us to […]

November 21, 2019

The 2020 Election may be the most critical vote in our lifetime. It is more important than ever that Iranian Americans and our allies have a powerful voice at the ballot box. That’s why we are excited to announce NIAC Action’s first 2020 endorsements – our largest ever single wave of endorsements! We have an […]

October 31, 2019

We are pleased to introduce Ardavan Mobasheri, candidate for Fairfax County School Board – Dranesville District.  Ardavan is an Iranian-American engineer, career educator, husband and father of two from Great Falls, Virginia. He is a member of the Virginia ACLU and is the Managing Director and Chief Investment Officer of Acima Private Wealth. And he […]

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