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  1. Don't believe the hype: Tuesday was a good day for Democrats | Kirstin SnowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | PennLive.com

    ... by Rep. Keith Ellison. Tlaib, meanwhile, was elected to Michigan's 13th House District seat long held by Rep. John Conyers, who stepped down last year amid reports of sexual misconduct. She campaigned on a platform of defending Detroit's poor, and ...

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  2. Flashpoint 11/11/18: Newly elected congresswomen discuss initiatives; Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | ClickOnDetroit

    ... blue. And all of those winners were women. Women won the two seats on the state supreme court, too. And while John Conyers' congressional seat didn't change parties, it, too, flips into the hands of a woman, Rashida Tlaib. She and Ilhan Omar of ...

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  3. Rashida Tlaib on Impeaching Trump, Occupied Palestine & Becoming One of First Muslim CongresswomenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 9 | Democracy Now

    Democratic congressmember-elect in Michigan's 13th Congressional District. Along with Ilhan Omar, she is the first Muslim woman elected to Congress.

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  4. 10:50 First Muslim women in US Congress: Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan OmarRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 8 | AkiPress

    ... to become Minnesota attorney general. Tlaib will fill the seat formerly occupied by Michigan Democratic Rep. John Conyers, who left office last year amid accusations of sexual misconduct. She ran unopposed on the general election ballot following ...

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  5. We Have Movement Work To DoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 7 | IPS

    ... ever elected to Congress. In Michigan, community organizer Rashida Tlaib won the seat of legendary Congressman John Conyers, while Minnesota elected Somali-American Ilhan Omar to replace Rep. Keith Ellison, the first Muslim ever elected to Congress ...

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  6. Sleaze: Here Are The Democrats Embroiled In Me Too Abuse Allegations That Won Last NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 7 | Townhall

    ... and piggish behavior. That is unless you're a Democrat in a position of power. Sen. Al Franken (D-MN) and Rep. John Conyers (D-MI) were forced out, but the circumstances probably played the most part. Alabama was having a special election, where the ...

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  7. 6 Women of Color Who Campaigned for Congress on Inequality and WonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 7 | IPS

    ... will join Omar as one of the first two Muslim women in Congress, filling the Michigan 13th seat long held by John Conyers. Tlaib has been a passionate supporter of workers rights as a state legislator and lawyer. Just a month before the election, ...

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  8. 7 photos that perfectly capture the history-making wave of women who won on Election DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 7 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... by Rep. Keith Ellison. Tlaib, meanwhile, was elected to Michigan's 13th House District seat long held by Rep. John Conyers, who stepped down last year amid reports of sexual misconduct. She campaigned on a platform of defending Detroit's poor, and ...

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  9. 13 women who made history by being elected to Congress this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 7 | Washington Examiner

    ... Tuesday. Tlaib ran unopposed for Michigan's 13th Congressional District seat previously held by Democratic Rep. John Conyers, who resigned earlier this year following allegations of sexual misconduct. Omar, who is also the first Somali-American U.S. ...

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  10. Rashida Tlaib First Muslim Woman Elected to CongressRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 7 | Drudge Retort

    Rashida Tlaib, who ran unopposed in Michigan's 13th Congressional District, became the first Muslim woman elected to Congress. The 42-year-old Michigan Democrat will fill Rep. John Conyers vacated seat after he resigned following allegations of sexual harassment.

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  11. 2018 Midterm Election ResultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 7 | Michigan Radio

    ... General Bill Schuette. A Muslim woman from Detroit has won the congressional seat long held by Democratic Rep. John Conyers, who stepped down amid sexual harassment claims by former staffers. Democrat Rashida Tlaib was elected to represent ...

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  12. Women and LGBT candidates make history in 2018 midtermsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 7 | WALA

    ... the first Muslim women in Congress. Tlaib will fill the seat formerly occupied by Michigan Democratic Rep. John Conyers, who left office last year amid accusations of sexual misconduct. Omar will take the seat vacated by Minnesota Rep. Keith ... 17 comments

  13. First Muslim women in Congress: Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan OmarRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 7 | WALA

    ... to become Minnesota attorney general. Tlaib will fill the seat formerly occupied by Michigan Democratic Rep. John Conyers, who left office last year amid accusations of sexual misconduct. She ran unopposed on the general election ballot following ...

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  14. Africa hails first Somali-American congresswomanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 7 | The Peninsula

    ... U.S. Congress. Tlaib won the congressional seat for Michigan's 13th district after former Representative John Conyers abruptly stepped down following sexual harassment allegations, leaving the seat vacant. The Turkish Embassy in Somalia also ...

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  15. In the Trump era, Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar become the first Muslim women elected to CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 7 | Salon

    ... in Michigan, Tlaib cruised to victory in the 13th Congressional District to replace outgoing Democratic Rep. John Conyers, who resigned last year amid sexual misconduct allegations . The race was called by the New York Times, with Tlaib leading with ...

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  16. Midterms deliver crop of barrier-breaking victorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 7 | KFQD-AM Anchorage

    ... District, setting her up to be the first Muslim-American woman in Congress. The resignation of former Rep. John Conyers Jr. due to health concerns triggered an open seat, and Tlaib was unopposed in her contest. Joining Tlaib's place in history is ...

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  17. A new day in America': Record number of women win seats in U.S. HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 7 | The Whitecourt Star

    ... She had previously served in Michigan's House of Representatives, and claimed the seat after fellow Democrat John Conyers resigned over sexual harassment allegations. Ilhan Omar, newly elected to the U.S. House of Representatives on the Democratic ...

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  18. Democrats Acker, Brown unseat longtime University of Michigan regentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 7 | MLive.com

    ... out there early, announcing his candidacy for the Board of Regents in September 2017. He worked with U.S. Rep. John Conyers as a staffer on the House Judiciary Committee, and later worked in the Obama White House and as an adviser to the Secretary ...

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  19. Newly Elected Muslim Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib Wore Palestinian Flag at Primary Victory CelebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 7 | Gateway Pundit

    Democrat Palestinian-American Rashida Tlaib was draped in a Palestinian flag as she celebrated her primary victory with supporters in August. On Tuesday night Tlaib handily won with over 90 percent of the vote the general election for Michigan's 13th Congressional District seat vacated by John Conyers' resignation last December.

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  20. Barrier-busting midterm winners set to shake-up US CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 7 | ABC News

    ... of East Africa. In Michigan, Muslim Rashida Tlaib from Detroit won the congressional seat long held by Democrat John Conyers, who stepped down amid sexual harassment claims by former staffers. "And so, I ran. And so, by chance, I'm also making ...

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