Omar's tweet implied that McCarthy was only calling for punishment against her and fellow Democratic House member Rashida Tlaib because of financial support from the pro-Israel lobby.
"Congresswoman Omar's use of anti-Semitic tropes and prejudicial accusations about Israel's supporters is deeply offensive", Democratic leaders said in a statement signed by Speaker Nancy Pelosi (CA), Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (MD), Majority Whip James Clyburn (SC), Assistant Speaker Ben Ray Luján (NM), Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries (NY) and Caucus Vice Chair Katherine Clark (MA).
Omar made no apologies Sunday night, but she did accept an invitation from Chelsea Clinton, one of her critics, to talk about anti-Semitism. Omar wrote, "It's all about the Benjamins baby". The organization linked to a 2018 Gallup poll finding that 64 percent of Americans sympathize with the Israelis over the Palestinians, saying, "American politicians are pro-Israel because Americans are".
However, it is one of countless special interest groups in Washington DC that advocate on issues covering everything from abortion to gun control, unions, energy, defence, healthcare and beyond. The lawmaker defended herself last month after accusing Israel of "taking evil actions and hypnotizing the world" in 2012 instead of apologizing.
Hakeem al-Araibi: Thailand to free refugee footballer Mr Al-Araibi had been held at the Bangkok Remand Prison for two months after Bahrain said it would proceed with the extradition. On Monday evening, Foster tweeted his thanks to Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha and his Government.
She said she had not been aware of the historical context.
Omar received both mild and serious backlash for her posts. "Congresswoman Omar's comments are deeply hurtful to Jews, including myself", he wrote. Omar raised over $1 million for her freshman campaign a year ago, including from unions and from Emily's List, a group that seeks increased participation by women in politics.
Elaine Luria of Virginia and Josh Gottheimer of New Jersey on Monday published a letter urging House leaders to "unite against anti-Semitism and hateful tropes and stereotypes".
Democratic Congressman Ted Deutch also denounced Omar's tweet, saying "the use of stereotypes and offensive rhetoric by Members of Congress, whether anti-Semitic or racist, must come to an end", adding, "they should never be a part of any conversation about the policies of Congress".
"We should expect all elected officials, regardless of party, and all public figures to not traffic in anti-Semitism", Clinton said.
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Solskjaer said he had met United owner Avram Glazer after the game, but he wouldn't be drawn on whether they would have any further meetings to discuss his future at the club. "He came to the dressing room".
Instead he appeared to be trying to outflank Mrs May by pitching to join forces with Tories who want a softer Brexit. The UK faces job losses in a "brutal" no-deal scenario come March 29, Theresa May has been warned.
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So, of course, when the model appeared on The Ellen DeGeneres Show Feb. 8, Ellen had to ask her about it. "Not that I'm aware of". There's nothing long-term or serious like that in my life", she told Harper's Bazaar in 2017. "She's really interesting.
Israel has fought three wars against Hamas since the miltant group took control of the enclave in 2007. Another eight Palestinians were shot at different protest sites along the border, the ministry added.
She starred on the Nickelodeon teen series Victorious and reprised her character in the short-lived spin-off Sam & Cat. On Saturday, tattoo artist Jon Mesa took to Instagram to show off the new ink that he did on Davidson's back.
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Dingell dictated the message to his wife and congressional successor Debbie Dingell Thursday in their suburban Detroit home. He eventually co-sponsored the Clean Air Act of 1990, which clamped down further on tailpipe emissions from cars.
Depending on how quickly we can climb back above the freezing mark, that will depict how much ice we can see. "Snow will taper off to flurries on Wednesday ", said a Sunday morning Environment Canada news release.
Thai King Dashes Sister's Political Dreams
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