White House rips Omar for calling Stephen Miller a ‘white nationalist,’ highlights her 'history of anti-Semitic comments’

Crenshaw calls out Omar for describing 9/11 attacks as ‘some people did something’ The White House on Wednesday slammed Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., for calling White House adviser Stephen Miller a white nationalist, describing her remarks as “completely ignorant” and accusing her of “wildly” attacking a Jewish member of the administration. “Congresswoman Ilhan Omar has a well-documented history of anti-Semitic […]

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Crenshaw calls out Omar for describing 9/11 attacks as 'some people did something'

Rep. Ilhan Omar criticizes Israel at Council on American-Islamic Relations fundraiser Israeli Ambassador to the U.N. Danny Danon says the rate at which Minnesota Democrat Rep. Ilhan Omar criticizes Israel is ‘pure anti-Semitism.’ Minnesota Democrat Ilhan Omar is facing backlash after her speech at a Muslim rights group’s event in which she described the September 11, 2001 terror attacks as […]

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Rep. Ilhan Omar slams new Trump policy to ease weapons sales overseas

Rep. Ilhan Omar questioned Trump administration officials on a new policy that would make it easier for gunmakers to sell weapons to foreign countries (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) Rep. Ilhan Omar grilled Trump administration officials Tuesday on a new policy that would loosen restrictions on shipping weapons like semi-automatic rifles to foreign countries, which is set to go into place […]

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Pelosi says Omar isn't anti-Semitic: 'I think she has a different experience in the use of words'

Nancy Pelosi discusses the recent house resolution against hate Nancy Pelosi speaks in a moderated discussion at The Economic Club of Washington D.C. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, speaking Friday at an Economic Club event, said she doesn’t think embattled Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., is anti-Semitic. “I don’t think our colleague is anti-Semitic, I think she has a different experience in […]

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Rep. Ilhan Omar criticizes Obama and past presidents’ ‘really bad policies’

Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) says former President Barack Obama’s promise of “hope and change” was just a mirage in a Politico interview that hit on Friday. The magazine profile explains that when she ran for office in 2016, she was fed up with the Democratic Party — not so much Trumpism or politics in general. Omar also reminded the interviewer […]

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Trump says Omar 'should be ashamed of' Israel comments, apology doesn't cut it

Freshman congresswoman Omar sparks outrage over anti-Semitic tweet President Donald Trump on Monday said freshman Democratic congresswoman Ilhan Omar "should be ashamed of herself" over tweets suggesting that a powerful pro-Israel interest group paid members of Congress to support Israel. "I think she should be ashamed of herself," Trump told reporters on Air Force One while flying to a campaign rally […]

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Omar calls for defunding Homeland Security — 1 hour after insisting that TSA workers get backpay

Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., under fire on social media for going after Covington Catholic students Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., continues her streak of controversial tweets, this time taking aim at the Department of Homeland Security. In a tweet Friday night, the freshman congresswoman refers to President Trump as "Individual 1," and insists he doesn’t have “public support” to “ram his […]

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Rep. Ilhan Omar faces backlash after claiming Trump is backing ‘coup’ in Venezuela

Democrat Rep. Ilhan Omar is appointed to the House Foreign Affairs committee despite anti-Israel remarks Former White House press secretary Ari Fleischer weighs in on Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s decision to place Minnesota Democrat Rep. Ilhan Omar on the House Foreign Affairs committee. Minnesota Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar is facing a social media backlash after accusing President Trump of backing a […]

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Rep. Ilhan Omar facing new scrutiny over past effort to win leniency for 9 men accused of trying to join ISIS

Democrat Rep. Ilhan Omar is appointed to the House Foreign Affairs committee despite anti-Israel remarks Former White House press secretary Ari Fleischer weighs in on Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s decision to place Minnesota Democrat Rep. Ilhan Omar on the House Foreign Affairs committee. Embattled congressional freshman Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., once asked a judge to show leniency toward a group of […]

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