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ILHAN OMAR

The event was intended as an action in peaceful civil disobedience, and Omar’s office announced shortly ahead of the event that “these types of protests have led to arrests of lawmakers in the past.”
First rising to national prominence as an outspoken mental health advocate during his basketball career, White's activism has ranged from leading protests against police brutality to taking up anti-vaccination and other conservative causes.
Minnesota's congressional delegation submitted the resolution to honor the singer posthumously with the Congressional Gold Medal, touting his 'legacy of musical achievement and… indelible mark on Minnesota and American culture.'
U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar is making her final pitch to President Joe Biden to revoke the permits for Enbridge's Line 3 pipeline replacement project, set to begin moving oil as soon as this year.

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In their letter to President Joe Biden, 63 lawmakers cite concerns with Minnesota tribes' treaty rights and government-to-government consultation, as well as climate change.
Democrats and Republicans split on the Biden Administration's response and called for help to safely evacuate U.S. citizens and allies.
Brian Dow, a visual artist based in Bemidji who paints primarily Anishinaabe-inspired designs, recently began selling his original designs on face masks, one of which ended up on the face of U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar in Congress.
U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., visited Park Rapids and Bemidji on Jan. 30 to speak with people fighting against the Enbridge Line 3 pipeline replacement project.
Republican Lacy Johnson is seeking to unseat DFL incumbent Ilhan Omar in the Minnesota District 5 U.S. House campaign. Here's where the two candidates stand on the issues.
MINNEAPOLIS —A report by a nonprofit, conservative website on alleged mishandling of absentee ballots in Minnesota’s Somali community has Republicans calling for an investigation.

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ST. PAUL -- Minneapolis's U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar was declared victor of the Democratic Party's Congressional District 5 primary on Tuesday, Aug. 11, prevailing over a well-funded, moderate opponent who garnered national attention.
ST. PAUL — Minneapolis' U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar made history in 2018 when she became the first Somali-American to win a seat in U.S. Congress, representing Minnesota's 5th Congressional District. And though she will never lose that place in history, her seat may be in jeopardy to a well-funded, more moderate Democrat vying for her seat.
The discussion came more than a week before voters are set to weigh in in the 5th Congressional District primary.

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