Speaking outside the White House before departing for Alabama Friday morning, the president had said that recent comments by Democratic Rep. Rep. For days, Democrats wrestled with whether or how to punish the Minnesota Democratic lawmaker, arguing over whether Omar, one of two Muslim women in Congress, should be singled out, what other types of bias should be decried in the text and whether the party would tolerate dissenting views on Israel.
I have written many times about the normalization of anti-Semitism on the Left and specifically about the recent anti-Semitic statements from Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., and the disgusting excuses for her being pushed by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., and leading Democratic presidential candidates.
"I don't think that there's any validity to what he's saying", Hill said in an interview on "Fox News Sunday".
He was referring to President Donald Trump's seeming inability a year earlier to explicitly condemn a white nationalist and neo-Nazi rally in Charlottesville, Va. "The Democrats have become an anti-Israel party".
Pocan joined Reps. Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib on February 27 during the Washington, D.C., confab that triggered the congressional resolution reviling all kinds of prejudice big and small.
The resolution condemned the charge of dual loyalty against Jewish Americans, stating it "constitutes anti-Semitism because it suggests that Jewish citizens can not be patriotic Americans and trusted neighbors, when Jews have loyally served our Nation every day". Divided Democrats eventually drafted a resolution that condemned a wide range of bigotry and did not mention Omar by name.
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Omar, who is Muslim, provoked the contentious debate by criticizing "people who push for allegiance to a foreign country" in comments she made in a Washington D.C. coffee shop last week.
When asked why Omar wasn't named in the resolution, Pelosi said because "It's not about her". "I do not believe she understood the full weight of her words", claimed Pelosi. Republicans who voted against it complained it had been watered down.
"Our nation is having a hard conversation and we believe this is great progress", they wrote.
But other Democrats wanted to broaden the resolution to include a rejection of all forms of racism and bigotry. "We are here today right now because of anti-Semitic rhetoric from one member of this chamber said again and again and again".
"I don't think this is just about comments by Congresswoman Omar, which I do not think were intentionally anti-Semitic".
Pelosi also said that she spoke to Omar about her remarks and explained why the resolution didn't specifically point to Omar or her remarks.
She resigned from cabinet altogether a month after accepting the new post. "She did not come to me, and I wish she had", he said. Trudeau responded to the Globe report by telling the news media that his government did not "direct" her on the matter.
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Huawei says the law would shrink its market share. "Huawei has not and will never implant 'backdoors, ' " said Guo, the chairman. The charges include conspiracy to steal trade secrets, attempted theft of trade secrets, wire fraud and obstruction of justice.
North Korea has previously assembled some of its intercontinental ballistic missiles and satellite-launching rockets at Sanumdong. A small quake in North Korea was likely caused by a mining operation, Seoul's weather agency said Friday.
Our own Dale Lolley previously reported the Steelers fielded preliminary offers from the Raiders, Saints, Titans and Redskins. Gruden thinks Brown is exactly the kind of guy he'd want on his team - perhaps a guy he'll trade for soon.
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Kelly and are only speaking in an effort to scam money for a quick come up. "That's at least one that we do know about", she said. That was the focus of a " CBS This Morning " report Friday that followed Gayle King's explosive interview this week with Kelly .
It advised people to get their shopping done on Saturday , if possible, to cut out a need to travel while the alert is in place. A Wind Advisory has also been issued for the afternoon, as gusts of 40 to 50mph will be possible after Noon through about 7pm.
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European Command told lawmakers the United States should not move forward with the F-35 sales, should Turkey purchase the S-400. Erdogan added that Turkey may consider even investing in the more advanced Russian S-500 system.
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