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Minnesota lawmaker Ilhan Omar makes the cover of Time

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MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (FOX 47) -

A Minnesota lawmaker is on the cover of Time Magazine this month.

Rep. Ilhan Omar, a Democrat from Minneapolis, is being highlighted by the magazine for "changing the world."

She became the first Somali-American Muslim to be elected to a state legislature during last year's election.

The Time Magazine series called, "Firsts," highlights 46 women who have paved the way to make a difference.

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