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Rep. Keith Ellison: Being a Muslim in Congress Has Gotten Better

February 10, 2014   Ellison called Muslims in America the "scapegoat du jour." Rep. Keith Ellison, D-Minn., was the first Muslim elected to Congress and it's not...

Feds charge New York home improvement store clerk with trying to...

October 19, 2013   For 25 years Marcos Alonso Zea lived in America, working most recently as a clerk at a home improvement store on New...

Boston Bombing Gives Pause to Immigration Reform

Two Republican lawmakers urged greater scrutiny of U.S. Muslims and the shelving of immigration reform during the Boston Marathon bombing investigation. Rep. Peter King, R-N.Y.,...

GOP Rep. King defends hearings on Muslim radicalization, terrorism ties

WASHINGTON — House lawmakers split along party lines at a hearing Wednesday (June 20) meant to gauge Muslim responses to earlier hearings on the...