Somaliland: Somali Refugee, Ilhan Omar Makes History In U.S. Election


Ilhan Omar

Somaliland sun- In a victory is seen as a win for progressive causes, and for electing more minorities and women to public office, Ilhan Omar is the newly elected, Minnesota House Representative for District 60B.
Apart from her overwhelming victory Ilhan Omar ,34, former refugee, a Muslim, a mom of three, made history by becoming the first Somali-American lawmaker in the United States state legislature