My campaign to allow hijabs in US Congress
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US-Somali Congresswoman-elect Ilhan Omar on hijabs in Congress

The first Somali-American congresswoman (elect), Ilhan Omar, explains why she is campaigning for a change in the law to allow the wearing of religious head wear in Congress.

A 181-year-old rule currently prohibits the wearing of hats in the House.

  • 01 Dec 2018
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