Muslims for Trump? One Woman Wants to Get Out the GOP Muslim Vote

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By Jake Heller and Melanie Bencosme

You might know Saba Ahmed as the woman who wore an American flag hijab on Fox News last November. You might not know, however, that she is a Republican — or that she spends much of her non-cable news time trying to convince other Muslims to support the GOP’s eventual nominee.

Yes, she says, she will vote for Donald Trump — and she hopes other Muslims will, too.

She’s the latest subject in our ongoing podcast and video series, The Trail Tapes, which tells the stories of people with unorthodox relationships to the presidential campaign.

Previous episodes have focused on a Donald Trump impersonator, a couple of precocious kids in New Hampshire, and a woman who voices attack ads.

Listen to all the episodes on iTunes here.

Listen to the latest episode below: