Rep Ilhan Omar slams Israel's Gaza airstrikes as 'terrorism' while fellow 'squad' member AOC backs Palestinians

CONGRESSWOMAN Ilhan Omar has slammed Israel’s airstrikes on the Gaza strip as “terrorism” as her fellow Squad member Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez also offers her support for Palestinians. Omar commented on Monday after the Palestinian Health Ministry in Gaza reported that nine children were among 20 killed by Israeli airstrikes.  One victim was younger than ten while […]

Ilhan Omar joins Dems saying Derek Chauvin is guilty before verdict

‘This feels like a closed case’: Ilhan Omar joins Biden in convicting Chauvin BEFORE verdict is handed down Rep. Ilhan Omar said Tuesday the trial against Derek Chauvin is a ‘closed case’ ‘It shouldn’t be really even questioned whether there will be an acquittal or a verdict that doesn’t meet the scale of the crime […]

AOC, Ilhan Omar tweet ‘expand the court’ after Barrett confirmation

New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez called for more seats to be added to the Supreme Court — shortly after Amy Coney Barrett was confirmed as the newest justice on the bench Monday evening. “Expand the court,” the Bronx-born congresswoman wrote on Twitter. Her message was re-tweeted by fellow “squad” member Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.). “Remember […]

Top Democrat says Ilhan Omar ‘doesn’t belong in our party’ and refuses to defend 9/11 'some people did something' remark

A TOP Democrat said Ilhan Omar "doesn’t belong in our party" and refused to defend the Rep's 9/11 "some people did something" remark. Video obtained by The New York Post showed Rep Collin Peterson of Minnesota refusing to defend his colleague's controversial comment. A National Republican Congressional Committee employee asked Peterson why he defended Omar […]

Campaign worker for Ilhan Omar’s GOP challenger fatally shot

A 17-year-old boy interning for the Republican challenger of Rep. Ilhan Omar was fatally shot in north Minneapolis on Monday, according to reports. The fatal victim, Andre Conley, was among two outreach workers for Lacy Johnson’s campaign that were struck by gunfire outside of a Super USA convenience store, WCCO reported. Lacy’s campaign told the […]

Ilhan Omar blasts Trump for downplaying coronavirus pandemic

Rep. Ilhan Omar is accusing President Donald Trump of downplaying the coronavirus pandemic, which she predicts could kill “hundreds of thousands” of Americans. “I think with each day that goes by, it becomes clearer and clearer how badly this administration has completely failed the American people,” Omar, a Minnesota Democrat, said in an interview on […]