Ilhan in three words: community, integrity, and poise.
Community has defined Ilhan’s campaign since she started running for State Representative more than nine months ago. She has a vision about what government should look like and what representation should look like, which is why Ilhan spent the first two months of her campaign listening to residents of our district. Her platform and priorities are built not only around her personal values and beliefs, but more importantly around those of the people of 60B.
I have lived here and been involved in politics my whole life, and Phyllis Kahn has never asked for my opinion on anything. She has asked for my help plenty of times, usually when there is a looming election, but never for my opinion or values. I am inspired by Ilhan's view of leadership and her approach to co-governing. Ilhan has never pandered me, she cares about my values and ideas and I know she cares about yours too.
Ilhan has tremendous poise. Though our opponent continues to belittle Ilhan and supporters like you, we are running an issue-oriented, fact and vision based campaign. That’s the type of legislator that Ilhan will be—level headed and determined to make our district better for each of us, because that’s all that matters.
Tuesday is the election. It is our chance to make our voices heard and elect the representative we deserve. You can make sure Ilhan is elected by volunteering today - contact Joelle Stangler, Field Team Coordinator: firstname.lastname@example.org or 763-227-5801.
Ilhan is endorsed by:
Senator Scott Dibble
Senator Patricia Torres Ray
Minneapolis City Council Members Lisa Bender, Alondra Cano, Andrew Johnson
Former Mayor R.T. Rybak
Minnesota Nurses Association
OutFront Minnesota Action
AFSCME Local 8
African American DFL Caucus
DFL Feminist Caucus
Somali-American DFL Caucus
Minneapolis School Board Members Carla Bates, Kim Ellison, Josh Reimnitz
Former Chair, Minneapolis School Board Richard Mammen
Former Minneapolis School Board Member Jill Davis
University of Minnesota Student Body President Abeer Syedah & Vice President Sam Marlow
Former University of Minnesota Student Body President Joelle Stangler
Minneapolis Park Board Commissioner Brad Bourn
Minneapolis Board of Taxation and Estimation Board Member Carol Becker
Minneapolis NAACP President & St. Thomas Professor Nekima Levy Pounds
St. Louis Park Council Member Anne Mavity
St. Paul Public School Board Members Zuki Ellis, Steve Marchese
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