Linda Sarsour, national co-chair of the 2017 Women's March, has endorsed Ahmad Saadaldin in the House District 58 race in Hillsborough County taking place Dec. 19.
"Temple Terrace Seffner Plant City Thonotosassa LISTEN UP. VOTE for Hussam Ahmad for State House," Sarsour wrote on her Facebook page Tuesday.
"There are only 5 days left of voting. If he wins, he will be the first independent candidate elected to Florida House of Representatives in history. He would also be the first Muslim. It's a special election. He only needs 4,509 votes to win. He is bold, committed and has the most energetic campaign with 160 volunteers. Do what you can!"