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Ilhan Omar @IlhanMN Minneapolis

Mom, Refugee, Intersectional Feminist, 2017 Top Angler of the Governor's Fishing Opener and Congresswoman for #MN05. Join me 👇🏽

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🤔 Mailed in ballot is valid when he does it but not valid for anyone else to. What kind of logic is that? Never… https://t.co/NuKDalUujd⁦.⁦@IlhanMN⁩, thank you for Pushing For Relief Checks For Mixed-Status Families Good Work. https://t.co/flUsjhSaGQ
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4/8
2020
#WorldHealthDay calls for us to: 🏥 Thank our healthcare workers 🏥 Advocate for personal protective equipment and ha… https://t.co/faeXcD66XlBernie Speaks! In an exclusive interview with @thenation, the senator gets personal on the pandemic, politics, and… https://t.co/2lBGGVuOkG
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarLet down by politicians. Let down by judges. Forced to choose between protecting themselves and their right to vo… https://t.co/dDdT5SR54S
Retweeted by Ilhan Omar @blackfutureslab breaks down why Black people are being hit hardest by the ‘Rona — a thread
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarUnfathomable that we would use government resources to deport people during a global pandemic. Reckless actions tha… https://t.co/gm2UlV7INO
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4/7
2020
“The coronavirus has revealed the vulnerability of millions of American workers, leaving them without that much-nee… https://t.co/h6zRiHOxaC @jeremiah4north Introducing a bill on this, this week. Thank you for leading locally on this. Look forward to pushi… https://t.co/AP5Yb3UTHy"There are more people being forcibly displaced now than in any time in human history... But we are seeing governme… https://t.co/jfqSbTe64B
Retweeted by Ilhan Omar"If this crisis has shown us anything it's that we are connected as humanity. This virus does not discriminate in t… https://t.co/PeuWr6qmW6
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarNOW: Racial Justice Has No Borders Town Hall: Militarization in the Time of Pandemic Ft. @marclamonthill &… https://t.co/i0XA4ltDwc
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarNearly 40% of the country are renters. Homeowners are also at risk of foreclosures. The last 3 packages did not… https://t.co/4oYWXczSnoPeople are already striking because they cannot afford rent. We need immediate relief. I am introducing a bill th… https://t.co/otDn9E2E8OToday at 3 pm ET tune in for the Racial Justice Has No Borders town hall: Militarization in the Time of the Pandemi… https://t.co/aZzilYGpGO
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarToday I led letters to @Apple, @Amazon, @Google, and others condemning their use of forced Uyghur labor in China.… https://t.co/QFQGRSIhAo
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarWomen are the backbone of Minnesota’s workforce — yet are underpaid and bear the brunt of the unemployment crisis.… https://t.co/SQjgWDc4B7And don’t forget to pressure your elected representatives to work on delivering direct relief and work diligently t… https://t.co/1ovVI9CXvGThis is heartbreaking! - 40% of Americans don’t have $400 in the bank for emergency expenses I know for many next… https://t.co/O5xuZeLvdC @Mrtonyterry @prisonculture Omg, this is beautiful!List of worse things to do right now, if you aren’t prioritizing people’s lives and livelihoods 👇🏽👇🏽 https://t.co/zGYMnLZdUkNow is the time to offer help and seek help in our communities. You can find opportunities to do both at my campaig… https://t.co/sgc5tM1OoI
4/6
2020
@SoniaNeculescu That’s the Somali in me, stop snitching. @TimMynett 😜 @TheEdMix @SensibleTwitr Yeah, closer to Turkish coffee or Ethopian bun @SensibleTwitr Somali coffee is always drunk without milk or sugar. But everything else, Somalis like their milk and sugar and lots of it.As a coffee addict, I will have 1-3 depending on the type of coffee that is available. This might be unpopular op… https://t.co/z6tFoplP0b“The moral test of government is how that government treats those who are in the dawn of life, the children; those… https://t.co/WSDQE3X9MlThey are putting their lives on the line for us everyday, and gratitude isn’t enough, they deserve hazard pay. Thi… https://t.co/q6XQRWIo72This is the richest country in the world. Every single doctor, nurse, and medical provider on the front lines shoul… https://t.co/jVjkAgnAggCan you imagine this man speaking in Farsi or Arabic, saying the same thing and this woman not loosing her mind? 🤔 https://t.co/d710tqVncGSubhanallah! https://t.co/WI9vUgahFnFriends, Our petition to urge Minneapolis Public Schools to delay voting this month on a complicated & confusing re… https://t.co/RTPItkN1VZ
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarIs he seriously asking, “What do you have to lose?”. They can lose their life, you imbecile 🤦🏽‍♀️ God help us, wi… https://t.co/aMJTfhtnxB
4/5
2020
After 2 weeks of agony about to how to help NYC primary frontline workers doctors, nurses & EMS as well as secondar… https://t.co/wack3ftbPM
Retweeted by Ilhan Omar“The function, the very serious function of racism is distraction. It keeps you from doing your work. It keeps you… https://t.co/20ld1sQTmO @mehdirhasan Seriously, never?americans standards are so low to the point where we end up applauding politicians for believing in basic human rights.
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarHe didn’t die of natural causes. My father was murdered for working to end racism, war and poverty and for speaki… https://t.co/pSeP4fqTRN
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarWe’re now seeing the grave consequences of tying healthcare to employment. It’s time to end this inhumane system o… https://t.co/aiebWHcyTG🙄 https://t.co/EV2tqlJPME @lisabendermpls 🙏🏾The stories of the bus drivers, subway conductors and other transit workers who have died from #coronavirus—roughly… https://t.co/xZLrv8j1T3
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarMost landlords are doing the right thing during the crisis. Thanks to all of them. For those who aren’t, if you tak… https://t.co/QKvaaGjgMg
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4/4
2020
It's not too late for everyone to come to their goddamned senses and support Bernie Sanders for President. A true… https://t.co/IacJJiOpEv
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarA 1,000 bed ship in NYC has only treated 20 patients. It was good enough for a @realDonaldTrump photo op but not… https://t.co/PW8DpsAoZ4
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarMashallah! This is another example of the beautiful humanity at display as neighbors across the country give and s… https://t.co/57AJtYdgLlSome Sanders demands for "phase 4" of coronavirus response: -- $2K/person payments *every month* - 100% universal;… https://t.co/WthKcxHL50
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarThis is an important step —- but we can’t accept the bare minimum from corporations. I’m standing with Instacart em… https://t.co/TG0kr1TyJZTelling the truth to save lives will now get you fired. Shameful! https://t.co/pl6OVlQG8MMedicare For All! https://t.co/cPB4w74UOfThe last thing families should have to worry about right now is paying off their children's school meal debt. I ju… https://t.co/xRHiAuv4VX"The level of incompetency and narcissism... Is completely appalling. We want [Trump] to pay attention, lead, be ho… https://t.co/Pi3yYfbCeZ
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarIlhan Omar Rips Trump’s ‘Appalling’ Management of Coronavirus Crisis: ‘Hundreds of Thousands Could Die’ Because of… https://t.co/1m2X6lzkxs
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarKeep it up, Minnesota! Your sacrifice is saving lives. https://t.co/XMT3ZATaoM1. Important! The state you live in, or a state(s) you used to live in, may owe you or your company/small business… https://t.co/WIfaMC3Lpm
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarOur “Americanness” isn’t a sign you flash or something that needs to be displayed for acceptance. Sickening to se… https://t.co/LA1xSsQTwxAsian Americans are American no matter how we look, act, dress, eat, talk, or simply breathe air. We’re American wh… https://t.co/PDMJhxOTOF
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4/3
2020
6.6 million Americans — including 300,000 Minnesotans — just filed for unemployment. We cannot take half measures.… https://t.co/eEHSQ49rNnA one-time check may give Americans temporary relief, but it won’t carry working people through this crisis. How w… https://t.co/u69mNP746HMr. President: Stop pointing fingers and DO YOUR JOB. https://t.co/XhTuO1NrutTODAY at 3pm CST, I’m holding an Instagram Live with @RBReich about what a people-first stimulus package must look… https://t.co/W0abZSjJsX✍🏽not✍🏽a✍🏽chance✍🏽son✍🏽 https://t.co/1iduhAmP0W @SirajAHashmi Having some fun playing the verse game, what is you going? @SirajAHashmi Subhanallah @SirajAHashmi ✍🏽✍🏽✍🏽✍🏽✍🏽👀 https://t.co/3TOMh0yYmPThese press conferences are disturbing to watch. It’s not only the lies and spins that are disturbing, but the mi… https://t.co/4soFIj62rD
4/2
2020
At 5:30pm CT I will be hosting a digital small business roundtable with @MayorFrey and @Mohamudnoor to discuss avai… https://t.co/7BwaYGhTfC
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarArticles like this shouldn’t exist because healthcare coverage shouldn’t be linked to whether you have a job. Heal… https://t.co/wjmQD0gp4gDon’t mind them, it’s April fools and all the fools are out in full force yet again in my mentions. Rational thou… https://t.co/Vr6rdtoLR8Today is Census Day, and filling it out is critical in making sure no one’s voice is silenced or ignored. There ar… https://t.co/squsf4z5UcIt’s April 1st and rent is due. After a record number of Americans filed for unemployment — we need rent freezes NOW.Finally @realDonaldTrump understand and endorsed #scarf is great thing to wear thanks to @IlhanMN and countless oth… https://t.co/c0YUGUdKug
Retweeted by Ilhan Omar @RetwaA “And those who accuse chaste women, and produce not four witnesses, flog them with eighty stripes, and reje… https://t.co/O3j0s7tK7a“During this unprecedented crisis, no one should have to choose between paying their student loan payment, putting… https://t.co/IXSA3W0ixO
Retweeted by Ilhan Omaridk about y’all but @briebriejoy is one of the kindest, smartest, and most badass person i’ve ever met! https://t.co/lPsCpUwhYe
Retweeted by Ilhan Omar👀 Islamophobes, this is the same as “good god”.Subhanallah! https://t.co/MysfOONOw4100,000-240,000 Americans are projected to die because of Donald Trump’s mismanagement. 100,000-240,000 Americans… https://t.co/NpdwXs6s4w
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarCesar Chavez’s tireless activism for fair wages and treatment for workers is especially important as workers across… https://t.co/Xdyb7JuBnHSince I’m trending, I’d like to promote my podcast. 😋 On this week’s #hearthebern I spoke to renowned economist… https://t.co/UvhOYMMBZ9
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4/1
2020
Women make up almost half the workforce — yet had to work until today to earn what men did in all of 2019. In a t… https://t.co/lk2KexOnOCyou prolly saw how Pres Trump singles out @Yamiche to get combative with. That's in keeping with what our colleague… https://t.co/pyuyo3wRSd
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarImagine how different the United States would be if we put the welfare of our people and planet over the welfare of… https://t.co/6nR6F2WZGV
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarExclu: @AOC @BernieSanders @IlhanMN @ewarren & co want to suspend sanctions on Iran that make it hard to import med… https://t.co/TOqAkT8Iyn
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarOur healthcare, grocery, warehouse, and delivery workers need more than our gratitude. They need: - Overtime/hazar… https://t.co/gbqicJilv3As we face an unprecedented crisis, Minnesotans are stepping up with unprecedented compassion and heroism. Thank yo… https://t.co/ItEJixspsoMedicare for All NOW. https://t.co/GFZVRJ6Up4
3/31
2020
🤬🤬🤬 @RonDeSantisFL is refusing to let this ship dock in Florida and now 4 people have died from coronavirus. Flor… https://t.co/y8995FxnHHNever cross a picket line. Instacart and Amazon workers strike today — stand alongside them in solidarity by seeki… https://t.co/FCuS1x4TCdThank you @IlhanMN @BettyMcCollum04 @RepAngieCraig for standing against all forms of anti-Asian sentiment related t… https://t.co/MeJhKvHvWg
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarIt takes a special type of sociopath to push for a war with a country that is reeling from a public health crisis.… https://t.co/XZN4x7KZ0A
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarOn Feb 7 with coronavirus already spreading to 6 states in US and World Health Org warning medical supplies were li… https://t.co/bFMhg8aHLN
Retweeted by Ilhan Omar @Yamiche @donnabrazile Your brilliance is seen as “threatening” by him, keep pressing and being your graceful self ✊🏽Jan. 22 interview: Kernen then asked: "Are there worries about a pandemic at this point?" Trump said: "No. Not at… https://t.co/LM96Lki4ygAnti-Semitism and Nazism destroyed a good part of my family. I’ll fight to make sure hatred has no place in our cou… https://t.co/2GicZGcM35
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3/30
2020
❤️✊🏽 https://t.co/ANsxGvsMGhDoctors & medical personnel are putting lives on the line treating #COVID19 patients. In England, three Muslim do… https://t.co/wwdL3dXpo9
Retweeted by Ilhan Omar🇩🇰 75% of people’s salaries funded. 🇬🇧 80% of workers’ wages paid for. 🇨🇦 Everyone out of work gets $2,000 a mont… https://t.co/zW0oxd6zFA
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3/29
2020

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