Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN)

Representative for Minnesota, Democrat, MN-05

Ilhan Omar


Home town: Minneapolis
Born: October 4, 1981
Born in: Mogadishu, Somalia
Occupation: Health Educator, Political Aide
Religion: Muslim
Marital status: M
Spouse: Ahmed Hirsi
Previous political experience: MN House, 2017-present
Elected in year: 2018
Next election in year: 2020
Family: 3 children
Education: BS ND St. Univ., 2011
Ethnicity: African American





Education and Labor

  • Higher Education and Workforce Development
  • Workforce Protections

Foreign Affairs

  • Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations
  • Oversight and Investigations

Higher Education Finance and Policy

Judiciary Finance and Civil Law

State Government Finance


Washington, D.C. Office:

1517 Longworth House Office Building
Washington, DC 20515
Phone: 202-225-4755
Fax: (202) 225-4886

Minneapolis Office:

404 3rd Avenue North, Suite 203
Minneapolis, MN 55401