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Dr. Sadaf Jaffer is the First Muslim Woman to Serve as Mayor in the US

Dr. Sadaf Jaffer became the first South Asian woman to serve as mayor of a municipality in New Jersey, and the first Muslim woman to serve as a mayor of a municipality in the United States. Jaffer is a Postdoctoral Research Associate of South Asian Studies at Princeton University where she teaches courses on South Asian, Islamic, and Asian American studies. She got her start in politics when she ran for local office in 2017 and won, becoming the first and only Democrat on the local government in Montgomery, NJ, in many years. In the following year, the Democratic Party won two more seats and Jaffer became the Mayor. She is now running for New Jersey State Assembly in Legislative District 16.
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Sadaf Jaffer is seeking the Democratic nomination for Legislative District 16 Assembly

Sadaf Jaffer is seeking the Democratic nomination for the New Jersey General Assembly in Legislative District 16. Also in the 16th district, Democratic Assemblyman Roy Freiman, D-Hunterdon, has launched his re-election bid, and Princeton resident Chris Fistonich, announced his candidacy on the Democratic ticket. One the Republican side, the Somerset...
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