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As Islamic holidays near, Texas Muslims back bill creating a more inclusive calendar for government employees

Texas Muslims view a recently introduced bill offering government employees days off for Islamic holidays as a step toward inclusivity.

by Dalia Faheid, Medill News Service
Zohaib Qadri poses for a portrait at the Texas Capitol on April 16, 2021.

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