2020 US Elections: 11 Young Muslim Politicians to Follow

Amidst the negativity that is looming over some Americans during the 2020 US elections that are currently taking place, there is a glimpse of hope. There were some very important, and influential, local level elections going on, and fortunately, the results of these elections were promising and brought hope to many. From Arabs to Africans, some of the candidates are advocating equitable education and safer communities, while others fight for social, economic, and environmental justice. To sum it up, all of them are striving to make the American Dream a reality for all.

Scroll down to meet the Muslim politicians you should be following during the 2020 elections.

Iman Jodeh – Colorado State Legislature

Abraham Aiyash – Michigan State Legislature

Nida Allam – NC County Commissioner of Durham County Board of Commissioners

Christopher Benjamin – – Florida State Legislature

Madinah Wilson-Anton – Democrat State Representative

Mauree Turner – Oklahoma State House

Zohran Kwame Mamdani – NY State Assembly

Samba Baldeh – Wisconsin State Assembly

Aliya Christi – CA City College of San Francisco Board

Omar Fateh – Minnesota State Senate

Farrah N Khan – Irvine Mayor

Fady Qaddoura – Indiana State Senator

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