‘We’re Fighting for Working Class People’: Durham County Commissioner Nida Allam Makes Bid for U.S. House

High-quality public education, affordable housing, reproductive justice and a safe, livable planet: those are just some of the tenets of Durham County Commissioner Nida Allam’s platform as she now takes on Congress. Allam is running to represent North Carolina’s 6th Congressional District in the U.S. House of Representatives. As the...

Durham County Commissioner Nida Allam Is Running For Congress

Durham County Commissioner Nida Allam is running for Congress. Allam made history in March 2020 when she became the first Muslim American woman to be elected to office in North Carolina. She was one of five women to win the party's primary for the Durham County Board of Commissioners' five...

Durham County Commissioner Nida Allam is Running For Congress

On a sunny Monday afternoon, Durham County Commissioner Nida Allam, formally announced that she is running for the newly drawn U.S. Congressional seat that covers a district held for decades by retiring Rep. David Price. “I think it’s high time for North Carolina to have a fighter,” Allam told the INDY...