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Ilhan Omar (born in 1982) is a Somali American politician from ...

wikipedia - 15 Aug 2018
Ilhan Omar (born in 1982) is a Somali American politician from Minnesota. She is the Director of Policy and Initiatives of the Women Organizing Women Network. In 2016, she was elected a Democratic–Farmer–Labor Party legislator in the Minnesota House of Representatives.
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GOP lawmaker makes new complaint against Rep. Ilhan Omar

Minneapolis Star Tribune - 09 Oct 2018
Ilhan Omar, a Democratic candidate for Congress, of improperly charging $3,000 in travel expenses to her campaign committee. Rep. Steve Drazkowski has been mounting a series of allegations against Omar in recent months. His latest complaint stemmed ...
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Minnesota lawmaker questions Ilhan Omar's campaign spending Press - 10 Oct 2018
A Minnesota state representative is alleging that Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar misspent $3,000 in campaign money on personal travel. Republican Rep. Steve Drazkowski is questioning Omar's campaign purchase of a plane ticket to Estonia and another to ...
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Omar must say more about allegations

Minneapolis Star Tribune - 12 Oct 2018
For the third time this year, Fifth District DFL congressional candidate Ilhan Omar stands accused of financial improprieties that violate either Minnesota House rules or state campaign finance laws. The latest complaint — from the same source as the ...
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Was Ilhan Omar Sworn in with Her Hand on the Quran? - 20 Sep 2018
On 3 September 2018, the website “Deplorable Kel” published an Islamophobic “flashback” article to remind readers that Ilhan Omar, a Somali-American politician, took part in a ceremonial swearing-in for the Minnesota House of Representatives with her ...
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Editorial: Ilhan Omar is best choice for 5th District Congress

ECM Publishers - 11 Oct 2018
Voters in Minnesota's 5th District likely will make a historic statement this November, sending a young Somali-born woman to represent them in Congress. If elected as expected in a Democrat-leaning district, she will join at least one other Muslim ...
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Is Ilhan Omar Donald Trump's Worst Nightmare?

The Intercept - 20 Sep 2018
Ilhan Omar: It seems like the president really has taken issue with immigrants, has taken issue with refugees, has banned Somalis from entering this country. And, so, I think it is a nightmare in itself to now have the person who is going to provide ...
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More Taxpayer Money Went To Ilhan Omar Documentary

Alpha News MN - 28 Sep 2018
A new documentary featuring state Rep. Ilhan Omar's rise to political stardom benefited from a taxpayer-funded film rebate program. On Tuesday, Alpha News reported on the taxpayer-funded Walker Art Center screening “Time For Ilhan.” Now it appears the ...
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The Tide: Ilhan Omar

Tufts Daily - 03 Oct 2018
Minnesota State Representative Ilhan Omar has already made history as a millennial legislator, as a person who came to the U.S. as refugee and the first Somali-American legislator in U.S. history. Omar was first elected in 2016 to serve a central ...
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Commentary: With Muslim-American women on the ballot, we all win

Albany Times Union - 16 Oct 2018
Rashida Tlaib of Michigan won her Democratic primary for an unopposed seat and should become the first Muslim-American woman elected to Congress in November. Ilhan Omar, a Somali-American state rep from Minnesota who won a September primary ...
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These Candidates Are Poised To Make History In November

HuffPost - 17 Sep 2018
Others are shoo-ins to win and make history in November, like Rashida Tlaib in Michigan and Ilhan Omar in Minnesota, who will almost certainly become the country's first Muslim women in Congress. They are part of a wave of progressive female candidates ...
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Women poised to make history with 2018 midterm elections

Fox News - 15 Oct 2018
A record number of women are running for public office this year, and several are poised to make history. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota (left) and Rashida Tlaib of Michigan (right) are slated to become the first two Muslim women to serve in Congress. (Photo ...

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