Muslim Democratic Caucus of Texas (MDCTX is a Political Action Committee within Texas Democratic Party. Our Mission is to elevate Muslim participation in American democratic process and to represent Muslim community in Texas Democratic Caucus.

Our mission

objectives, and commitment AMDC (American Muslim Democratic Caucus is a political advocacy group for Muslim Americans that seeks, through its constituent organizations, to encourage and facilitate involvement of its constituents in the political process and in the working of the national and state Democratic Parties.


• Promote the Democratic Party's message of economic justice, social equity and equal opportunity for all  

• Encourage our communities to vote and participate in the campaigns of the Democratic candidates and at all levels of the Democratic Party

• Educate Muslim voters on similarities and differences between the Democratic and Republican parties on issues of importance to our communities

• Cooperate with other Democratic groups to maximize the voter support and facilitate enactment of legislation that benefits all Americans


Muslim Democratic Caucus is committed to the core values of the Democratic Party, viz. Equal justice and equal protection under the law; vigilant defense of the constitutional rights of all Americans, building a strong economy, stewardship of the environment, assuring America’s national security and global peace through wise domestic and foreign policies, provision of affordable health care for all Americans and repairing our educational system.

"I consider it part of my responsibility as President of the United States to fight negative stereotype against Islam Wherever they appear "

Barack Obama

Our Values 

  • Constitution & Bill of Rights
  • Democracy
  • Civil Rights
  • Social Justice
  • Gender Equality
  • Progressive Fiscal Policy
  • Education as a Right
  • Freedom of Expression & Association
  • Justice for All

"The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy."

Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr.

About MDC of Texas 

Muslim Democratic Caucus  of  Texas

             Board members  

 M. Emad Salem :  President           ( 2015-2016 )


 Aftab Siddiqui :  former President    (2013-2014)

                                               Syed Fayyaz Hassan : former President  (2009-2010)


 Tariq Jaffary    : Board member

 Nargis Ahmed :  Houston chapter  President 

 Melissa Walker : Executive Secretary 

  Amir Rahman   : Treasurer