Omar Controversy Is Splitting Minnesota Democrats, As She May Get ‘Primaried’

Trouble may be brewing in one of the country’s most progressive congressional districts, Minnesota’s Fifth. After a national controversy caused by her comments about Israel, congresswoman Ilhan Omar, may be facing a primary challenge next year, and a lot of Democrats are upset about it. read more

Fox News and Muslim Producer Condemn Pirro Remarks

Fox News has condemned outrageous remarks by host Jeanine Pirro over the weekend suggesting that Rep. Ilhan Omar supports Sharia law in defiance of the U.S. Constitution because she wears a hijab.

“We strongly condemn Jeanine Pirro’s comments about Rep. Ilhan Omar,” Fox News said in a public statement. “They do not reflect those of the network and we have addressed the matter with her directly.” read more

Omar Remarks Are Tearing Apart House Democrats

Nancy Pelosi’s newest battle is not against Republicans, but against forces that are tearing apart the unity of Democrats in the House. And Democratic presidential candidates Bernie Sanders, Kamala Harris and Elizabeth Warren are now involved as well. The three U.S. Senators all came to the defense of Rep. Ilhan Omar for her remarks that critics have called anti-Semitic. read more

Democrats Defend Omar from GOP Attack By Threatening to Censure King and McCarthy

Democrats are done with the hypocrisy of Republicans on matters of racism and bigotry.

In response to Republican floor action against Omar, Democrats have "moved to protect her by privately suggesting they'd censure Republican Steve king and take action against Republican Kevin McCarthy for his own tweet issue."