House Speaker Kevin McCarthy on Tuesday formally booted two Democrats — Reps. Adam Schiff (D-CA) and Eric Swalwell (D-CA) from the House Intelligence Committee, rejecting Democratic Leader Hakeem Jeffries’ (D-NY) demands to reappoint the “eminently qualified” lawmakers.
Reps. Lauren Boebert (R-CO) and Ilhan Omar (D-MN) had a tense phone call Monday that was meant to defuse escalating tensions, but the “unproductive” call only exacerbated the feud between the two lawmakers.
Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) said that she doesn’t regrets her past recent comments equating the United States and Israel to terrorist organizations, claiming that her fellow Jewish Democratic colleagues who took issue with her remarks aren’t “partners in justice.”
A dozen Jewish House Democrats called out Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) over her recent Twitter remarks where she equated the United States and Israel with terrorist groups such as Hamas and Taliban and urged her to “clarify her words.”
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) slammed the Biden administration on Tuesday after news surfaced that they have reactivated the opening of a Texas detention facility meant to hold migrant separated children.
Rep. Ilhan Omar’s (D-MN) election campaign before cutting ties helped her husband’s political consulting firm keep afloat last year, providing nearly 80 percent of the company’s haul during the 2020 elections, according to federal filings with the Federal Election Commission.