Published : Friday, May 3, 2019 | 1:37 PM
New Horizon School Pasadena (NHSP)’s 8th graders meet with Congresswoman Ilhan Omar at the U.S. Capitol on their recent Washington DC trip.
Representative Ilhan Abdullahi Omar is a Somali-American politician serving as the U.S. Representative for Minnesota’s 5th congressional district since 2019. The district includes all of Minneapolis and some of its suburbs. Rep. Ilhan Omar discussed how U.S. representatives pass bills into laws and how some laws are influenced by some group’s lobbyist.
The visit concluded with the students having their photos taken with Rep. Ilhan Omar.
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