Ilhan Omar leads Democratic lawmakers calling for special State Department ‘envoy’ to combat Islamophobia

Several Democratic lawmakers, including Rep. Ilhan Omar, held a press conference with the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) Wednesday calling for a special State Department envoy to combat “Islamophobia.” CAIR…

AOC, Omar silent after Black Lives Matter voices support for Cuban regime

Democratic Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York, Ilhan Omar of Minnesota and Cori Bush of Missouri have yet to weigh in on Black Lives Matter declaring its support for Cuba’s…

Ilhan Omar says she is focused on finding ‘solidarity’ with her Jewish colleagues after latest backlash

Rep. Ilhan Omar on Wednesday issued a lengthy statement highlighting the historic ties between the Black and the Jewish communities and said she’s committed to finding “solidarity” with both her…

Ilhan Omar says every illegal immigrant in US should have ‘pathway to citizenship’

Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., has called for every illegal immigrant in the U.S. to have a pathway to citizenship. The Minnesota Democrat, a member of the far-left “Squad,” published a…

Ilhan Omar denies critical race theory is being taught in schools, blames GOP for ‘false narratives’

Amid a nationwide GOP push to ban critical race theory –  a controversial academic framework that examines systematic racism in the U.S. – Minnesota Democrat Rep. Ilhan Omar denied Saturday…

Ilhan Omar renews call for reparations in Juneteenth tweet

Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., on Saturday renewed the call for reparations as the country recognized Juneteenth as a federal holiday for the first time. President Biden made June 19, or…

Republicans introduce resolution to censure Omar, ‘Squad’ over Israel comments

As Democrats are trying to quell internal tensions over remarks Rep. Ilhan Omar made last week apparently comparing the U.S. and Israel to Hamas and the Taliban, Republicans are re-upping…

Pelosi calls Omar ‘valued member’ of Democratic caucus, looks to move past controversial remarks

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi looked to brush aside recent controversial comments from Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., that drew criticism from fellow Democrats for comparing the U.S. and Israel to Hamas…

Omar retweets video by anti-Israel group investigated by FBI for possible terrorism ties

“Squad” member Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., retweeted a video produced by an anti-Israel organization previously investigated by the FBI for possible terrorist ties. On Tuesday, one day after she posted…

GOP chair Ronna McDaniel slams ‘anti-Semitic’ Ilhan Omar

Republican National Committee chairwoman Ronna McDaniel is calling on Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., to be removed from the House of Representatives after her inflammatory comments implying a comparison between the…