Abdullah Hammoud Wins Re-Election for Michigan House of Representatives
Muslims Sworn into Office on the Quran
In 2015 Carolyn Walker-Diallo became the first female muslim Judge. Walker-Diallo was elected in Brooklyn’s 7th Municipal District. Walker-Diallo was sworn in with her hand on a quran.
Ilhan Omar sworn into office with hand on quran
Somali Muslim Woman Wins Democratic Primary Election For Congress
Rashida Tlaib, a muslim Palestinian American woman, won the race for Michigan’s 13th congressional district, making her the first Muslim U.S. Congresswoman.