Wednesday, July 24, 2019

Tag: Ilhan Omar

Trump Launches ‘Political Attack’ On Rep. Ilhan...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has weighed in on the most recent controversy involving Rep. Ilhan Omar, retweeting video edited to...

The Hypocrisy: GOP Congressman Busy Tearing Down...

A retired New York firefighter who survived the Sept. 11 attacks is speaking out after he claims he was snubbed by Texas congressman Dan...

Nancy Pelosi’s ‘Reactionary’ Resolution Against IIhan Omar...

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats on Wednesday postponed indefinitely a vote on a resolution condemning anti-Semitism after a contentious meeting in which some new...

What About a Resolution for Anti-Blackness?: House...

House Democratic leaders on Wednesday delayed action against recent controversial remarks by Minnesota Rep. Ilhan Omar on U.S. support for Israel, rebuking the freshman...

Rep. Omar’s Criticism of Politicians Being Motivated...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Freshman Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar has "unequivocally" apologized for tweets suggesting that members of Congress support Israel because they are being...

Congress-Bound, Minnesota’s Ilhan Omar Enjoys Another First

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Fresh off of becoming the first Somali-American elected to Congress, Ilhan Omar said Wednesday that she's still enjoying being known for...

Political Pioneers: Voters Elect Trailblazing Candidates

WASHINGTON (AP) — What is already the most diverse Congress ever will become even more so after Tuesday's elections, which broke barriers of race...

Ilhan Omar Wants to ‘Instill Hope In...

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The past 10 weeks have been a whirl for Ilhan Omar, who suddenly went from being famous for becoming the country's...

Somali-American Ilhan Omar Nears New Historic Mark...

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The nation's first Somali-American state legislator is poised to set the same historic mark in Congress after winning a crowded Democratic...

Ilhan Omar, Former Refugee Becomes First Somali-American...

Ilhan Omar, 34, has made history by becoming the first Somali legislator in the United States. A former refugee, the Somali-born activist has been elected...