Ilhan Abdullahi Omar is a Somali American politician serving as the U.S. Representative for Minnesota's 5th congressional district. The district is based in Minneapolis and also includes Edina, Richfield, St. Louis Park, Robbinsdale, Golden Valley, and Fridley.
Many Jews in Minnesota are upset by her recent tweets suggesting that members of Congress support Israel because they’ve been bought off. But an official of a Minnesota Muslim advocacy group calls.. USATODAY.com - Published
Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar on Wednesday had a heated exchange with the Trump administration's envoy to Venezuela over his record in Latin America. The Minnesota congresswoman pressed Elliot Abrams on..
President Donald Trump said Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota should resign from Congress over remarks she made about Israel and the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC), a pro-Israel..
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he believes that Democratic U.S. Representative Ilhan Omar should resign after apologizing for her tweeted comments about the pro-Israel lobby in the United..
Newly-elected Democratic Minnesota Congresswoman Ilhan Omar "unequivocally" apologized on Monday after being urged to do so by her Republican and Democratic colleagues, including Speaker Nancy Pelosi..
On Monday, Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota was been widely criticized for tweets about Israel and the pro-Israel lobbying group, AIPAC. Omar was accused of trafficking in anti-Semitic tropes...
Rep. Ilhan Omar, the first Somali-American elected to Congress and the the first woman to wear a hijab in the U.S. House, has come under fire for an anti-Israel tweet sent in 2012, long before making..
Rep. Ilhan Omar, a Minnesota Democrat, and Rashida Tlaib, a Democrat from Michigan, participated in a mock swearing in ceremony with new House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday, as two join Congress as..
Minnesota Democrat Ilhan Omar is apologizing for criticizing supporters of Israel after a blast from her own party leadership. She said in a statement: "Anti-Semitism is real and I am grateful for.. CBS News - Published
Democratic House leaders denounced fellow Democrat Rep. Ilhan Omar's tweet, saying, "Anti-Semitism must be called out, confronted and condemned whenever it is encountered, without exception."
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First-term Congresswoman Ilhan Omar, D-Minnesota, is facing backlash over tweets some are calling anti-Semitic. Politico Capitol Bureau Chief John Bresnahan joined CBSN with more on the response from.. CBS News - Published