Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) says Islamophobia played a role in the Democrat Party’s failed attempt to rebuke Rep. Ilhan Omar’s (D-MN) recent antisemitic remarks.
Conrary to Ilhan Omar, Congress has condemned anti-Muslim bigotry before — notably, in the immediate aftermath of 9/11.
Ilhan Omar: “It’s the first time we have ever voted on a resolution condemning Anti-Muslim bigotry in our nation’s history.” She neither retracted nor apologized for her antisemitic remarks.
Michigan Democrat Representative Rashida Tlaib claimed that popular outcry has driven her to introduce legislation against the President immediately.
Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) accused President Trump of empowering white supremacists in response to his condemnation of antisemitism Wednesday,as the Democrats continue to grapple with antisemitism in their party.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) sent a fundraising email to supporters Thursday, claiming an influential pro-Israel group is “coming after” her and fellow freshman Reps. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) and Rashida Tlaib (D-MI).
Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) suggested Wednesday evening that House Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) was motivated by Islamophobia when calling for Rep. Ilhan Omar’s (D-MN) removal from the House Foreign Affairs Committee over her latest anti-Semitic remarks.
Ilhan Omar would rather cast antisemitic aspersions on pro-Israel Americans than hold Palestinian leaders accountable.
Local Jewish leaders felt betrayed because Ilhan Omar returned to antisemitic rhetoric despite several recent meetings.
Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) may be in hot water with the Federal Election Commission (FEC) after she paid herself $17,500 in campaign funds following the 2018 midterm elections, according to a report.