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July 19, 2019 - 2:13 pm
By JILL COLVIN and AMANDA SEITZ Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Long before President Donald Trump turned up the heat on four Democratic congresswomen of color, saying they should "go back" to their home countries, hateful rhetoric and disinformation about the self-described squad was lurking...
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Jeff Katz
July 19, 2019 - 1:12 pm
According to an investigative report from the Powerline blog, Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) received asylum as a child under a false name and married her brother. The author, David Steinberg, claims that Omar is actually one of five siblings from the Elmi family from Somalia. Three of those children were...
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Jeff Katz
July 19, 2019 - 12:58 pm
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will soon have to decide whether to allow Reps Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib to enter the country next month, according to Haaretz . Both Omar and Tlaib helped introduced a pro-BDS resolution in Congress earlier this week, a move that Netanyahu criticized...
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Jeff Katz
July 19, 2019 - 12:13 pm
A new poll from YouGov shows that Americans prefer Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) to the so-called Democratic "squad" comprised of Representatives Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY), Ilhan Omar (D-MN), Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) and Ayanna Pressley (D-MA). The data shows that overall, 42 percent...
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Jeff Katz
July 18, 2019 - 11:12 am
Neither Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ilhan Omar or Ayanna Pressley couldn't find it in themselves to condemn Antifa when they were asked about it in a Monday press conference. The media and the left (but I repeat myself) were quick to shame the president and his supporters for the "racist" tweets on...
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Jeff Katz
July 17, 2019 - 4:46 pm
Rep. Ilhan Omar has been on record of making several anti-Semitic remarks and failing to condemn terrorist groups like Al-Qaeda and Antifa. Now, she is ready to introduce new legislation in support of an anti-Israel group. According to Al-Monitor , Omar has said she plans to introduce a new...
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Jeff Katz
July 17, 2019 - 11:49 am
While Reps Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Ilhan Omar have been quick to condemn and bash the president for his "racist" tweets, neither can be bothered to condemn the violent groups of Antifa or Al-Qaeda. Following their press conference Monday, the AOC was approached by a reporter and asked if she...
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Jeff Katz
July 16, 2019 - 4:59 pm
People thought it was a big conspiracy theory, but new documents show Rep. Ilhan Omar's (D-MN) questionable marriage history may not be so far out after all. According to the Minneapolis Star Tribune, new documents from a state agency show Omar filed joint tax returns with her current husband,...
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Jeff Katz
July 16, 2019 - 11:09 am
The four congresswomen who felt attacked by President Trump's Sunday tweets addressed the media Monday and blasted the president for what they called "the agenda of white nationalists." Here are some of the comments from the "squad" yesterday: Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez responded to President...
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July 15, 2019 - 12:28 pm
By JONATHAN LEMIRE, CALVIN WOODWARD and JILL COLVIN Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Injecting race into his criticism of liberal Democrats, President Donald Trump said four congresswomen of color should go back to the "broken and crime infested" countries they came from, ignoring the fact that...
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