List of Muslim members of the United States Congress
As of 2020,[update] only four Muslim Americans have ever been elected to Congress, the first being Keith Ellison in 2006. Three Muslims currently serve in Congress, all in the House of Representatives.
No Muslim has ever served in the United States Senate.
House of Representatives
|Keith Ellison||Democratic||MN-05||January 3, 2007||January 3, 2019||First Muslim in Congress. Converted to Islam in 1982. Retired to run successfully for Minnesota Attorney General.|
|André Carson||Democratic||IN-07||March 11, 2008||Incumbent||Converted to Islam in the 1990s.|
|Ilhan Omar||Democratic||MN-05||January 3, 2019||Incumbent||First of two Muslim women in Congress. First Muslim to succeed another Muslim. Born to a Muslim family in Somalia and immigrated as a refugee to the United States in 1995.|
|Rashida Tlaib||Democratic||MI-13||January 3, 2019||Incumbent||First of two Muslim women in Congress. Born to a Muslim family of Palestinian immigrants.|
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