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Rep. Ilhan Omar
Representing Minnesota's 5th District in the People's House. Whip and Midwest Regional Whip.
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Bend the Arc: Jewish Action 22h
Shabbat shalom to & . Your resilience in the face of bigotry is profound. Your leadership should be respected, not attacked. Our Jewish community has your back, just like you have ours. We’ll keep fighting alongside you until all of us are safe and free.
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House Judiciary Dems Aug 16
JUST IN: Returning Early to Markup Gun Violence Prevention Bills on 9/4/2019
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Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib Aug 16
Read my full statement on my heart wrenching decision to not travel to Palestine or Israel here: .
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Rep. Ilhan Omar Aug 15
It is an affront that Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu, under pressure from President Trump, would deny entry to representatives of the U.S. government. My full statement:
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Rep. Ilhan Omar Aug 14
Today was our intern Zubeda’s last day in our Minneapolis District Office! Zubeda, it has been an absolute pleasure working with you!
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AFT Aug 14
While has introduced legislation to eliminate obscene school meal debt, Trump’s Admin has proposed child hunger policy that would exacerbate the problem. !
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Judy Chu Aug 12
This will not improve , it will only force those already here to go hungry, get sick, & be separated from family. The cruelty is the point. But there's good news: we can stop it. Congress must pass HR 3222, my bill to prevent any federal $$ from being spent on this
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Adriano Espaillat Aug 12
= heartless, cold, inhumane, reckless These are actual words from today's policy released by the administration today. Unbelievable. Sick.
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Rep. Ilhan Omar Aug 11
Everyone under Medicare For All will have access to ✅Dental coverage ✅Vision coverage No co-payments, no deductibles. Just access to healthcare as a human right.
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Rep. Ilhan Omar Aug 10
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Rep. Ilhan Omar Aug 9
This week I visited The Good Acre farm, it is a non-profit food hub that partners with local farmers to create programs that support sustainability to local growers and produce healthy foods to their customers.
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Rep. Ilhan Omar Aug 9
Rising global temperature lead to food shortages, migrant crisis and polluted water. We need a president that believes in climate crisis.
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Rep. Ilhan Omar Aug 9
🚨UPDATE: Check our new update on our Issues page. Link below 👇🏽
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Senator Dick Durbin Aug 9
Violent white supremacy is the most dangerous form of domestic terrorism threatening our nation today. But instead of making this threat a top priority for law enforcement, the DOJ has decided to change their definition of domestic terrorism in order to avoid doing just that.
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Rep. Ilhan Omar Aug 9
This week marks the anniversary of the Voting Rights Act of 1965. We need to remind ourselves that voting is a basic right in our democracy. 🗳
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Rep. Ilhan Omar Aug 8
We will not bow down or let anyone dim our light. We are going to fight together to solve the issues that arise regardless of our background or how we are perceived.
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FinalStraw Aug 8
The Zero Waste Act, introduced by of Minnesota, aims to create a federal grant program to help local cities invest in zero waste initiatives and end the use of toxic landfills. What do you think about the bill?
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Media Matters Aug 7
We reviewed over 7 months of podcasts: The Daily Wire is a cesspool of bigotry and hatred. Full report:
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Rep. Ilhan Omar Aug 8
"They insist on bringing the concerns of historically marginalized communities into the rooms where decisions are made, even when that is seen as impolite or inappropriate."
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Rep. Ilhan Omar Aug 8
The question is not if, but when we will address the climate crisis. Humanity simply cannot survive the coming years unless we radically transform the way we treat our world. The only question before us is how many will have to suffer before we act
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