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U.S. Representative Ilhan Omar Shares Personal Story with High School Students

Representative Ilhan Omar visited St. Louis Park High School on Tuesday, April 23 to discuss the importance of education, share her personal story and path to becoming a congresswoman.

Two St. Louis Park High School students wrote letters to Rep. Omar inviting her to the High School to share her story as an immigrant woman who grew up in Minneapolis. A group of 40-45 students listened to Rep. Omar and asked questions.

Rep. Omar is the congresswoman for Minnesota’s Fifth District, which includes St. Louis Park and Minneapolis.