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These Two Could Soon Be the First Muslim Women to Serve in Congress

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These Two Could Soon Be the First Muslim Women to Serve in Congress

The Atlantic - Amal Ahmed

A Palestinian American from Michigan and a Somali American from Minnesota are poised to become the first Muslim women members of the U.S. House. Rashida Tlaib will become the first Muslim American and Palestinian woman elected to the House of Representatives in November—but she’d rather talk about …

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