Ilhan Omar: Washington D.C. cab driver threatened me

File photo: Ilhan Omar
File photo: Ilhan Omar

- On Nov. 8, Ilhan Omar made history when Minneapolis voters elected her to the Minnesota house and made her the first Somali-American lawmaker in the nation.

Omar has been in Washington D.C. this week for public policy meetings, where she says she was threatened by a cab driver. Omar says the cab driver called her ISIS and threatened to remove her hijab.

Omar shared this post on her Facebook on Wednesday,


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