Talat M. Othman is a Palestinian-American businessman, investor, and Republican fundraiser. On July 31, 2000, he opened the Republican National Convention session with a 'dua'a', or Muslim benediction, marking the first time a Muslim had addressed a major US political gathering. Wikipedia*
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Talat Othman has three videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1988 Forum as a Board Member for the American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2000 with an average of 1,619 views per program.