Andre Carson is running for re-election to U.S. House of Representatives in Indiana’s 7th Congressional District. Carson assumed office on March 13, 2008. He was the second muslim elected to Congress in the United States. The first was Keith Ellison.
Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson (D-TX) introduced a resolution recognizing the commencement of Ramadan and commending Muslims in the United States and throughout the world for their faith.
Andre Carson envisions 30-35 muslims in Congress by 2030
Muslim members of Congress host Ramadan feast at the Capitol
On Thursday evening, the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) hosted a Community Congressional Reception for the 3 muslim congresspeople, Andre Carson, Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan…