Mohamed Ibrahim covers the Minnesota Legislature for The Associated Press where he concentrates on energy and environmental policy. He has worked as an intern at Minnesota Public Radio News, and at the Star Tribune covering St. Paul, Minn. and its surrounding areas. He was a reporter for the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities’s student-run newspaper, the Minnesota Daily, where he covered public safety, city government and the Minnesota Legislature. Born in San Diego, Ibrahim is the child of Somali immigrants and was raised in the suburbs of Minneapolis. He earned his B.A. from the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities in December 2019.
Beat: Minnesota legislature, especially activity related to energy and environmental policy
This Reporter covers some of the state's most pressing issues and most contentious battles, including sulfide mining and upgrading and expanding the Enbridge Energy pipeline, both in northern Minnesota, and also climate change.