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After Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) tweeted about how Jewish groups, like the American Israel Public Affairs Committee and their money buys the support of Republican members of Congress, the Israeli ambassador under President Barack Obama called her out Monday morning.
It’s all about the Benjamins baby https://t.co/KatcXJnZLV— Ilhan Omar (@IlhanMN) February 10, 2019
“1. @IlhanMN’s outrageous comments equating politicians’ support for Israel with being bought off by American Jewish money are a vile anti-Semitic trope. They need to be condemned by all in our party,” Dan Shapiro tweeted in a thread.
2. Some of us remained uncomfortably quiet after her BDS flip-flop &other offensive remarks because we were aware of efforts to work with her: by colleagues, party leaders, her local Jewish community in MN. She indicated to them she had other policy priorities, not Is/Pal issues. — Dan Continue reading "Obama’s Ambassador to Israel Calls Out Rep. Omar: She Tweeted a ‘Vile Anti-Semitic Trope’"