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Omar slated to be Minnesota’s first Somali-American to Congress


MSNBC’s Ayman Mohyeldin speaks to NBC Signal correspondent Dasha Burns, who interviewed Minnesota congressional candidate Ilhan Omar. Omar is favored to win the congressional seat in Minnesota’s 5th district. Omar would be the first Somali-American elected to Congress. Omar is a former refugee and would be one of the few Muslim members of Congress.