Born in Mogadishu, and raised in Baydhabo, Somalia, Omar gained worldwide attention in 2016 when she became the first Somali-American to be elected to a state legislature.
"Regardless of whether we win or lose, this gets to shift the narrative of what is possible", she said.
Omar, a Somali refugee, won a seat in the Midwestern state of Minnesota, where she will succeed Keith Ellison - the first Muslim elected to Congress.
As of 9:46 p.m. on November 6, media outlets have also declared Andy Levin, Debbie Dingell, and Brenda Lawrence winners in their respective U.S. House races.
Tlaib is the daughter of Palestinian immigrants and became the first Muslim female member of Michigan's state legislature a decade ago. While she said there will be opportunities for Democrats to find compromise with President Donald Trump on some issues, such as infrastructure, she added, "there is a real opportunity for us to make that sure that we have a Congress that does its job". Ilhan Omar, a Somali-American Democrat who ran for the House in Minnesota, will join Tlaib in Congress. She arrived in the USA, aged 14, after fleeing civil war in Somalia.
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The former state representative also ran on a liberal platform, backing Medicare for All, immigration reform and a call to overturn Trump's executive order banning most people from five Muslim-majority nations from entering the United States.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a 29-year old Latina also became the youngest woman to serve in the US House after winning at the polls.
Some analysts who have closely followed Washington politics say Tuesday night's election outcomes are unsurprising. This seat has been held by Democrats since 1963.
The two-hour spinoff is set to begin shooting in Albuquerque , New Mexico , in mid-November under the code name " Greenbrier ". Such is the case with Better Call Saul , a spin-off prequel that predates the events of Breaking Bad by six years.
Claire McCaskill in Missouri and Attorney General Mike DeWine defeated Democrat Richard Cordray in the race for OH governor . Even so, voters were divided over the state of the nation, according to a wide-ranging survey of the American electorate.
Rihanna called Mr Trump's rallies "tragic" and said he would not be using her music "for much longer". "Just so ya know". She became the latest in an array of American stars that oppose their music being played at the US President's rallies.
Her health issues had become such that this past January she went on medical leave from her job at ClearCaptions. Abigail and Joshua were killed and Miles, who was seven months pregnant at the time, lost her baby in May .
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The New Orleans Saints, the Eagles ' opponent in two weeks, have reportedly added a receiver of their own. But his play fell off dramatically past year when he failed to register a single 100-yard game.
Importantly for any future negotiations, Harper's deal would not be the largest in baseball history by average annual value. Since Harper was under contract with the Nationals at the time, they had exclusive rights to negotiate with him.
But the Blue House would not reveal the reason for the postponement and referred questions to the State Department. The State Department said the talks would be rescheduled "when our respective schedules permit".
Researchers from the University of Bristol have analysed the link between sleeping patterns and breast cancer in women. The scientists found that those with an in-built morning preference were 40% to 48% less at risk of breast cancer .
Durian's stench is so pungent it's banned from public transportation, hotels and even planes in certain countries. Sriwajiya Air later said the airline was well within its rights to carry the stinky fruit in cargo.
Experts worry that supplies of the drug will somehow make their way from doctors' offices and pharmacies to addicts. Indeed, its potential use by soldiers was one reason Dsuvia was approved, according to FDA Commissioner Dr.
Veterans to get priority on Virgin flights
He said the US-style of publicly thanking veterans for their service would not necessarily translate well to Australia. Mr Chester also welcomed the announcement, but acknowledged many veterans would sooner embrace discounted airfares.
Sam Underhill to face New Zealand at Twickenham
"Manu is back and progressing well - we're cautiously optimistic he'll be available this week, the same with Courtney Lawes ". He said: "We know they're going to have an ideal preparation for the game; they'll be up for the game.
The over that went for 43 runs!
Carter, playing in only his fifth List A matches, smashed the last three balls for six to blaze into the record books. Coming in at a precarious 95/5, both Carter and Hampton took their time to resurrect the Northern District's innings.
Senators players caught on tape ripping team, coaches
Neither the Ottawa Citizen nor parent company Postmedia Network Inc. immediately responded to a request for comment. An Uber spokesperson said the video was a "clear violation" of the organization's guidelines for drivers.
It Sounds Like PUBG Is Coming To PS4 In December
A December release would mean that the one-year exclusivity deal many suspected Microsoft had inked with PUBG Corp.is indeed true. The Xbox One version of PUBG rolled out version 1.0 back in September, about 10 months after the PC version did the same thing.