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Here Are The Newly Elected Muslim United States Public Officials

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Muslims have been historically oppressed, discriminated against, and denied positions of power, much like many minority groups. This election has changed that for the Muslim community, and here are the newly elected officials in the United States:

Madinah Wilson-Anton: Delaware House Representative of for District 26

Christopher Benjamin: Florida House Representative

Maureen Turner: Oklahoma House Representative 

Also the first nonbinary and Muslim state legislator. 

Abraham Aiyash: Michigan House Representative

Nida Allam: North Carolina, Durham County Commissioner 

Omar Fateh: Minnesota State Senator 

Zohran Kwame Mamdani: New York State Assembly Member 

… and many more!

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