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Name: Ilhan Omar
Position: House (MN, 5)
Party: Democrat

Staffer: Kelly Misselwitz, Legislative Director
Telephone: 202-225-4755
Address: 1517 Longworth House Office Building

Number of Contacts: 2 ( or 0% in support)
Cosponsor in 116th: Yes

Message and Talking Points


Sophie Poost writes on 1/18/2019 at 2:04PM:
On January 9, Ericka Jones and Sophie Poost visited Rep. Omar's office and was told there was not yet a staffer assigned to the topic area and to check back in a few weeks.

Ericka Jones writes on 1/03/2019 at 2:49PM:
On 1/2/19 E Jones emailed the campaign email:

"Congratulations on your victory in the recent election and welcome to Congress. I am writing on behalf of the Disability Community to ask you to become an original cosponsor of the Disability Integration Act. The Disability Integration Act is bicameral, bipartisan legislation that guarantees the rights of disabled Americans to live in freedom by ensuring our right to receive services in our own homes. If you have any questions about the bill I am happy to answer them or you are welcome to look at our web site:

We are holding an event in the U.S. Capitol on January 15th to celebrate the bill???s reintroduction. We would like to announce you as an original cosponsor of the bill at the event. Would you please confirm your intention to be an original cosponsor on the legislation? We would be grateful for your leadership in helping ensure that all disabled Americans have the right to live in freedom."

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