"I stand here before you tonight as your congresswoman-elect".
"I did not expect to come to the United States and go to school with kids who were anxious about food as much as I was anxious about it in a refugee camp", Omar said in an interview last month. She said she hopes to abolish the Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency, protect women's and refugee rights and fight climate change. The news site said she was criticized by some Palestinian activists for being too engaged with pro-Israel lobbyists, and from some left-leaning Jewish activists who criticized her call for a one-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
Tlaib took Michigan's 13th congressional district in a race in which she was the sole major party candidate.
Omar, a refugee from Somalia, is the first Somali-American Muslim woman to hold public office.
The two women will increase the total number of Muslims in the House to three - African American congressman Andre Carson has also won re-election in his Democratic district in Indiana. "I think about my younger siblings - they have people to look up to". Omar won the DFL primary in August with more than 48 percent of the vote.
Now Congresswoman-elect Omar is talking about taking on President Trump, including at a University of Minnesota Humphrey School forum. Ilhan Omar, a Somali-American Democrat who ran for the House in Minnesota, will join Tlaib in Congress.
State Rep. Ilhan Omar, a Democrat, defeated Republican Jennifer Zielinski in the race to represent the state's Fifth District, which spans Minneapolis, Edina, Richfield, Golden Valley and other Minneapolis suburbs.
Asked what she would say if she has a chance to come face-to-face with Trump soon, she said "I would say that he is faced with an opportunity to lead".
Fears of the potential supply glut dampened a rally early in the session driven by Chinese data that showed record oil imports. As an extension to the same, the International North-South Transport Corridor (INSTC), is being hailed as a "game changer".
Secret Service had asked for his credentials to enter the White House. "I'm telling you what the law is". Acosta repeatedly presses Sanders in her rare briefings to clarify quotes and policy from the president.
But Ronaldo , 33, insisted there was no reason for Juve to panic after suffering their first defeat in 15 games this season. Juve will rue their missed opportunities - about 3 of them - gilt-edged and afforded to them courteously by the Red Devils.
California wildfires are burning again, with the Camp Fire near Chico the latest large fire to erupt in Northern California. The dry heat and limited rainfall - in some places, no rainfall at all - contributed to the fire's spread. .
Tamera and Adam were alerted about Alaina's disappearance through a tweet posted by the young girl's suitemate, Ashley. Original story: The latest mass shooting to rock the nation is hitting close to home for Tamera Mowry-Housley.
Veronica Escobar and Sylvia Garcia won House races in Texas, making them the first Latina women to ever represent the state. Elise Stefanik , a Republican representing upstate NY , was previously the youngest, elected in 2014 at age 30.
A man has been arrested after setting a auto on fire and stabbing three people - one fatally - in central Melbourne , Australia. The spokesperson confirmed that one person had died in the stabbing attacks and that the attacker was in hospital.
Montgomery, the Blue Devils needed all the help they could get grabbing boards and controlling possession, and White delivered. Either they're a great handling team or we're not doing enough defensively. "They were just better than us", Calipari said .
Davidson went on to describe Grande as a " wonderful, strong person " and wished her all the happiness in the world. In a new tweet on Monday (November 5), the 25-year-old singer revealed that therapy has actually saved her life.
Whitaker's views as an outside commentator before joining the government have been music to the ears of Trump and Republicans. Justice Department rules on special counsels set boundaries on how Mueller could be removed.
In response, Kohli said, "Okay, I don't think you should live in India then. you should go and live somewhere else no". Rang De Basanti actor Siddharth called the Indian skipper's comment " an idiotic set of words ".
Marine combat veteran kills 12 in California bar shooting
Neighbours said Thursday they would hear loud, aggressive fights between the two. "He looked like he knew what he was doing". Officers speculated Long, who had served in Afghanistan for seven months, was suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder.
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After the shooting was over, Kelly said he and another Marine friend helped victims alongside first responders. He is originally from Coronado, Calif. "He was just a great guy, a gentle soul", Buschow said.
Android Will Soon Allow In-App Updates
The In-app Updates API is being tested with Android's early access partners, and will soon be distributed to all developers. Files by Google is an app that's very, very similar to what was first presented in the Android Go app called Files Go.
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"I think all the players respect Wayne's contribution and that he deserves the best possible send-off". And it's a good opportunity for him to see how he fits into the senior team'.
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Democratic favorite Conor Lamb, who stunned Washington by winning a special election in the state, beat Republican Rep. That will give Trump a partial claim of victory and allow him to continue his drive to reshape the federal courts.
Dead Republican brothel owner wins election in Nevada
The HBO reality show Cathouse focused on the daily happenings at Hof's Moonlite BunnyRanch, a legally owned and operated brothel. He also wrote a book called The Art of the Pimp , a title similar to Donald Trump's book The Art of the Deal .
Boeing safety alert after Lion Air crash
These sensors measure the angle of attack of planes when climbing to ensure that they do not attempt to fly too steeply and stall. And in this case the procedure for dealing with the problem it is what is called a "memory item" - pilot's commit them to memory.