Tlaib (D) is the daughter of Palestinian immigrants and ran a progressive campaign. In 2016, she was elected a Democratic Party member of the Minnesota House of Representatives, making her the first Somali-American legislator elected to a public office in the United States.
In addition to being one of the first two Muslimwomen elected to Congress, Tlaib is the first Palestinian-American woman to join congressional ranks.
In the video, Tlaib delivered a victory speech in which she acknowledged her family watching from overseas in the Palestinian Authority-administered West Bank. With this victory, she will be the first Somali-American elected to U.S. Congress. Tlaib is the first Palestinian-American elected to Congress.
Omar, who arrived in the United States at the age of 14 after fleeing civil war in Somalia and lived in Kenya's Dadaab camp, campaigned on a platform which called for universal healthcare and tuition-free colleges.
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There is also a lot of evidence that she may have married her brother and therefore committed massive immigration fraud, according to PJ Media.
After Tlaib won her primary race in August, she published several anti-Israel tweets, and re-tweeted a fan who declared that Tlaib's "first fight was for Palestine, always Palestine".
MA will also be getting its first black congresswoman while Arizona and Tennessee stand to elect their first woman senators.
Their victories, which were anticipated, come as US President Donald Trump and other GOP figures continue to stoke fear about Islam and immigrants as sources of problems and danger.
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In South Dakota, the Republican congresswoman Kristi Noem will become the state's first female governor. "Now, senator will do". Marsha Blackburn became the first female senator to represent Tennessee when she outlasted a challenge from former Gov.
He also referred to the United States announcement that it will issue temporary waivers to 8 countries for importing crude oil. Falahatpisheh said the waiver represents the market value of Iranian oil.
She also references all her exes, including Mac Miller (R.I.P.), thanking them for teaching her love, patience, and pain. Davidson gets a mention in the song along with her late ex Mac Miller , whose real name was Malcolm McCormick.
Guzman has been held in solitary confinement since Mexico extradited him in January 2017, one day before Donald Trump took office. Prosecutors say they believe they can prove he was also involved in a 1992 shootout at a nightclub that left six people dead.
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