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Attorney Sarah Gad is officially ramping up a primary campaign against Ilhan Omar

“I think that one of the big things about my candidacy is my relatability to a lot of my constituents. I've lived through adversity that is very common in our district,” Gad said in an interview.

Nov
13
2023
NEWS ARTICLE

Arab American candidates set to challenge member of Congress Ilhan Omar in Minnesota

Egyptian American Sarah Gad, who overcame drug addition after a serious car accident to graduate with a law degree, plans to challenge Omar in the Democratic primary next year . . . Her story, combined with her political ambitions, has attracted national attention and praise.

Nov
6
2023
NEWS ARTICLE

ABC News - Tamron Hall Show

Attorney Sarah Gad joins our episode titled “Can’t Stop, Won’t Stop” with her impactful story. She reflects on her journey from opioid addiction to becoming a lawyer, and it’s an emotional sit-down that you will never forget.

Oct
5
2023
NEWS ARTICLE

KARE 11 - Twin Cities attorney Sarah Gad to challenge Rep. Ilhan Omar for 5th District Seat

Aug
16
2023
NEWS ARTICLE

Star Trib - Minneapolis attorney Sarah Gad is first to launch 2024 DFL primary run against Rep. Omar

Aug
16
2023
NEWS ARTICLE

Washington Post - Inspired Life: Sarah Gad

‘I want to be the kind of advocate that I wish I had when I was at my lowest point,’ said attorney Sarah Gad, who was a repeat drug offender from 2013 to 2015.

Aug
16
2023
NEWS ARTICLE

FOX-9 - From jail to practicing law, Minnesota attorney Sarah Gad scores big win.

Aug
21
2023
NEWS ARTICLE

Star Trib -Brooklyn Park murder charge dropped; man released after seven months in jail

Benjamin Richardson took a selfie with defense attorney Sarah Gad on Wednesday before he was released from the Hennepin County jail after prosecutors dropped the murder charge against him.

Jul
19
2023
PRESS RELEASE

FOX 9 - Brooklyn Park murder charge dropped; man released after seven months in jail

Benjamin Richardson with defense attorney Sarah Gad on Wednesday before he was released from the Hennepin County jail after prosecutors dropped the murder charge against him.

Jul
19
2023
NEWS ARTICLE

Marie Claire - My Drug Overdose Saved My Life. Now I'm Saving Others.

May
13
2020
NEWS ARTICLE

MPR News - For Muslims wrestling with substance abuse, it’s often a silent struggle

Sarah Gad got hooked on opioids the same way many others do in this country — with a doctor’s prescription. A devastating car accident resulted in broken bones and a fractured skull. It stripped Gad of her ability to walk and speak.

Aug
31
2022