1. Ilhan Omar WINS her seat and returns to congress 2. Hodan Hassan WINS Minnesota State House seat 3. Mohamud Noor WINS Minnesota State House seat 4. Omar Fateh WINS Minnesota State Senate seat and becomes the FIRST Somali American in the Minnesota Senate HISTORY!!! 5. Abdullahi Abdullah WINS New Brighton's city council. Abdullahi makes HISTORY tonight by becoming the first Somali American elected in the city of New Brighton.
BREAKING: Somali American Teacher, Qorsho Hassan, has been chosen as “2020 Minnesota Teacher of the Year”
"ST. PAUL, Minn., Aug. 6, 2020 – Qorsho Hassan, a fourth-grade teacher at Echo Park Elementary in the Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan school district, is the 2020 Minnesota Teacher of the Year.
Hassan is the 56th recipient of the prestigious award, and the second from Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan Public Schools. An independent selection committee representing Minnesota leaders in education, business and government chooses the Minnesota Teacher of the Year from individuals who are nominated and who then choose to become a candidate."