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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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We can and will win if we turn out young, progressive voters in numbers this country has never seen before. Now is… https://t.co/D7X7yxrgKu
9/29
2020
look closely you racist mfers why would she be so thirsty for 5k votes when she won by 35k lol https://t.co/RKHEt7nRWQ
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarChip in $10 to help @JusticeDems continue electing progressive candidates all across the country. We've got to Bu… https://t.co/EV3MUTpok8Rep Ilhan Omar: "In the last Census in 2010 we were very close to losing a seat in Congress & we are in the same po… https://t.co/ZQfjnZLILO
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarThe long wait is over. We're proud to announce the launch of the Gravel Institute, fighting PragerU on its own turf… https://t.co/QICuy5bMZN
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarI've lived paycheck to paycheck. When I couldn't pay rent, I was evicted. When I had COVID-19, I fell into medica… https://t.co/oEZ5LUbp5f
Retweeted by Ilhan Omar🗣️ Did you hear that? The Squad is here to stay — and it’s growing. https://t.co/Sm51n475dj✅Years of tax evasion ✅Trying to rush through the confirmation of a right-wing extremist Supreme Court nominee ✅Lie… https://t.co/lMi1uS1QEBhttps://t.co/RUQxbxIXUE https://t.co/ByWCvCc4n0I don't know if #TrumpIsBroke, but I know that he's paying a fraction of the tax bills that regular Americans pay w… https://t.co/pGxaDGc81X
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarSo Ivanka worked directly for the company but then also took a big consulting fee which Trump wrote off his taxes.… https://t.co/AItx6JvPcO
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarIf you are reading this, you pay more taxes than Donald J. Trump. Thank you for funding veterans services, the USPS… https://t.co/hTeM2ZEODp
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarRain beats the leopard’s skin but it does not wash out the spots. ~ Ghanaian Proverb https://t.co/bYGJzowWaj
9/28
2020
He’s a walking conflict of interest, a fraud & a financial failure. It’s unfathomable that the President of the Uni… https://t.co/dKQYabcMGa
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarMay all recognizing Yom Kippur have an easy fast. G’mar chatima tova!All Senate Democrats should commit to this. Please step up, millions of people are counting on you to fight for t… https://t.co/DCSBscGHAZThis is a better summation of the past few months in Mpls regarding defunding the police than anything the NYT has… https://t.co/X0IP2KejP2
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarSay her name: Breonna Taylor. Never stop saying it. Keep rising up and demanding justice. We will protect Black… https://t.co/577iHOvDu8 @IlhanMN Let’s not forget about his top enabler, Kevin McCarthy. We are the first campaign to ever air tv ads aga… https://t.co/gY6m6YNXad
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarRent and mortgage payments are due in a few days, as 870,000 workers are filing for unemployment. People need relief. Cancel it."We need a govt that chooses our interests over the military-industrial complex. We need to elect more politicians… https://t.co/gj0NPFKsLs
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarWhat can you do right now to get in on this all-hands moment? Let's take on the challenge @IlhanMN raised for us!… https://t.co/pMNdvGtBzr
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9/27
2020
“We can and must do more than simply rebuild our economy, we must transform it into one that works for all American… https://t.co/CPGGm6NIiJWho’s gonna tell him 😳 https://t.co/SnYj4KSDwSWe are Black with a capital B. Tune in to @supermajority’s #Supercharge2020 event to hear from me and my siblings… https://t.co/hlgQG9ssJF
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarIn the midst of the many crises we face, we will not let up in the fight for the country we deserve. Join me for th… https://t.co/V8J43Y4ZQfFinally! The ⁦@washingtonpost⁩ runs a story about the deep & lasting damage inflicted on Palestinians by the Israel… https://t.co/l4jeLxwK3y
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9/26
2020
Breaking News: The Trump administration can’t end the 2020 census early, a judge ruled. It’s the latest twist in on… https://t.co/FjeZD3dtES
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarIt's classic. It's current. It's class solidarity and organized labor and we love to see it. https://t.co/1xBq6rGol7 @JamaalBowmanNY 🙌🏽"Every progress we made in the US was because people mobilised & demanded it We still have to be in the fight. Acc… https://t.co/HdPUWyzVWk
Retweeted by Ilhan Omar🎥: @washingtonpostWe can't prioritize the same narrow sliver of voters and expect different results. If we say we are for the people… https://t.co/Y91IY2bmTw'He spreads the disease of hate' — Rep. Ilhan Omar did not mince words when firing back at Trump’s hateful rally in… https://t.co/ZdI0l1huY8
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarSenator @BernieSanders did not just deliver a speech decrying Donald Trump’s refusal to say whether he would respec… https://t.co/k49ZZjO70E
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9/25
2020
Our USPS workers deliver paychecks, medications, and our mail-in ballots. They go to work every day to protect our… https://t.co/PEwZsCSA8gTrump on trial. With Justice Ginsburg presiding. https://t.co/hD00vKbE6F
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarTUNE IN NOW for Honorary Host Congresswoman @Ilhan's #VirtualALC Session: Sustaining Social Justice: How Black Wome… https://t.co/iTaVna2unZ
Retweeted by Ilhan Omar‘Firstly, this is my country & I am a member of the House that impeached you. Secondly, I fled civil war when I was… https://t.co/5F5PuzHLLH
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarDonald Trump doesn’t want Ilhan Omar “telling us how to run our country.” Tough luck, Mr. President, Minnesotans h… https://t.co/OkFoJ6D4TJ
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarThe best way to ensure it doesn’t is with overwhelming mobilization and voter turnout from all who still believe in… https://t.co/7z4GOrbuN0As a little girl, I witnessed what happens when you do not have a peaceful transfer of power. It leads to instabil… https://t.co/BJ4izvk6FbI need @donnaimamtx fighting alongside me in Congress for better healthcare, education, high-wage jobs, and equal j… https://t.co/X4Spo1nYwN“Get rid of the ballots and there won’t be a transfer of power, there will be a continuation...” Yes, one system… https://t.co/1B98s0znoK
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9/24
2020
Accidentally or not, killing someone should have consequences.Welcome to the People’s House @JamaalBowmanNY! https://t.co/nsYXVvK0rCRuth Bader Ginsburg once said, "Fight for the things that you care about, but do it in a way that will lead others… https://t.co/sZy8azyN8iWhat Trump’s attacks on @AOC and me last night made clear is that the people cheering on his hateful, xenophobic ra… https://t.co/lU7U9uq5rrOnce again, the law says that property is more valuable than Black life. We cannot let up in our fight for justice… https://t.co/98FAsj1p9yTrump preys on fear. He spreads a disease of hate. Our communities are under attack from the highest office in the… https://t.co/hN1ks6Rh7tThe congresswoman gave the president an instant fact-check after he mocked her birthplace. https://t.co/uETJ5fMfOt
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarIlhan Omar is an American. She serves as the U.S. Representative for Minnesota's 5th congressional district. These… https://t.co/DnEL93Qp6E
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarThese cult-like rallies leave me wondering one thing: https://t.co/58VjLl4II0Firstly, this is my country & I am a member of the House that impeached you. Secondly, I fled civil war when I was… https://t.co/vmbuxH0gNU
9/23
2020
Black women and girls are punished at work and school simply for wearing their hair naturally. This is more than a… https://t.co/PNuhvSMgl2The military–industrial complex robs trillions of 💵 from Americans, no audits and no reports. It’s an endless cas… https://t.co/ljNKTGApuv @sketchsawyer 🙏🏾❤️ https://t.co/lbPdTrHwUUCapitalism feeds Racism. White supremacist cries for “Law and Order!” are about maintaining a thing-oriented, not… https://t.co/LiKR5dTtEl
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarConservatives on the Supreme Court intervened to steal an election in 2000. Republicans in the Senate then interv… https://t.co/dC4M5adMhQThe effects of what happens in the next few weeks could impact us for the rest of our lives, and our children’s liv… https://t.co/Vu7kVMQy6ZIt’s #NationalVoterRegistrationDay, and registering early has never been more important. In Minnesota, online regi… https://t.co/k20PQwOdU2Rep. @Ilhan Omar announced that the House of Representatives passed #TheCROWNAct, making it illegal to discriminate… https://t.co/03hoGTuToU
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarIt’s essential that we continue fighting to strengthen our democracy, to uplift those who are living in the margins… https://t.co/S5wcqTZs5r
9/22
2020
Standing by and ready to suit up. https://t.co/KlZiGfWbfd“Our party is running from its own shadow. It’s afraid of its own ability to resonate with the American people. We… https://t.co/Cxr7mjsgKn
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarRuth Bader Ginsburg’s “most fervent wish” was to have her replacement appointed by the next President. Honor her b… https://t.co/ceKuQgnYHiVoting by mail is the safest way to vote, especially during this pandemic. Let’s make it nationwide! https://t.co/qfBF4MBLwQ“Many of the Democrats who are in leadership in Congress...these are Democrats who existed in the era of Reagan, wh… https://t.co/IMgFzMQYGX
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarRepublicans are now saying "we can't have a 4-4 court on election day." But that's exactly what they did when Merri… https://t.co/JeOewgyR1X
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9/21
2020
@Willynumnum Yes.I am voting early and in person. 1/5 of Minnesotans have already requested their absentee ballots. What’s your… https://t.co/dlFpKs7titWhat that means is: if other deeply Democratic congressional districts turned voters out like we consistently do, T… https://t.co/MYCimacRcLDemocrats’ power in Minnesota flows through the 5th District bc of our consistently high voter turnout. This turno… https://t.co/xqJXuQlUvzConsider this: the difference in Democratic turnout in Minneapolis vs. Detroit, Milwaukee, and Philadelphia is grea… https://t.co/9iVdTPJWCN
9/20
2020
Speak out. Protest. Vote early. And join me in putting the pressure on Mitch McConnell by demanding the Senate wait… https://t.co/GdyJVMQN6xChip in what you can and let’s get as many refugees and other Minnesotans have a good time voting him out. https://t.co/x5ag0LUrR8This refugee is going to have a good time voting you out of office. Many have tired and failed miserably to divide… https://t.co/XIV0DxXCH3President of the United States celebrates eugenics after inciting racist boos against Rep. Ilhan Omar and refugees. https://t.co/8PioeqG6yn
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarTHREAD: Current Republican senators saying, as a matter of principle in their minds, there should be no Supreme Cou… https://t.co/ShXdDrKkS0
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarWe are not powerless, we are powerful... And we can exercise that power in the voting booth!We will carry on the fight. Your rest is earned.
9/19
2020
As activists bravely speak out against ICE’s gross violations of religious liberties, I am renewing my demand for a… https://t.co/6Z2ZR7Tu7EThanks for shouting out the North Star State, @StephenAtHome! Minnesota, you can vote early or by mail starting to… https://t.co/sxvvtkMFMbTo all those beginning celebrations tonight for #RoshHashanah in our district, country, and around the world, L’Sha… https://t.co/sohlYA7xFwDeporting immigrants during a pandemic is cruel — but deporting immigrants infected with COVID-19 and exporting the… https://t.co/naPsqEfBhc
9/18
2020
Good. It should be left to the people who actually understand the Constitution, Congress and Amendments. https://t.co/axvE9W8bJwHosting a conversation between @IlhanMN and @HackneyAbbott next week, and when I tell you that I am EXCITED!!! https://t.co/Z59AlWZn91
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarSolidarity! https://t.co/G2UYCTgNcoDawn Wooten is an American hero. https://t.co/zvcHXzxpCyI'll be joining @IlhanMN and other special guests for @TakeActionMN's big election season virtual kickoff party, to… https://t.co/CfiyIUrKBO
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarAs millions of people prepare to vote by mail this fall, how will the evictions crisis affect turnout in the 2020 e… https://t.co/WMh4pvFtWm
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarAny clean energy plan must center the communities that have been impacted by pollution and climate inaction the mos… https://t.co/M5kYLXSjjhThese are not the actions of a liberal democracy. They are the actions of a military dictatorship. All the offici… https://t.co/U9b3IFNTAo
9/17
2020
“We must make our choice. We may have democracy, or we may have wealth concentrated in the hands of a few, but we c… https://t.co/QhahLJAGM3“There’s no health infrastructure in Somalia,” he said. “We really think it’s an inhumane act that the U.S. is enga… https://t.co/WS4n6BhWlE
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarBrilliant! @IlhanMN⁩ “I happen to embody multiple marginal identities. I’m a woman, I’m black, I’m a refugee, an im… https://t.co/9nilgInJSU
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarI spoke to @IlhanMN about the American dream and the damage done to it by Donald Trump's presidency. https://t.co/ObSHZGIivb
Retweeted by Ilhan OmarYup, this is one of the worst legalized economic exploitations and poor people have been made to believe for decade… https://t.co/CbgEviMIsZReminder that we are one of the few countries not to join the International Criminal Court, which investigates geno… https://t.co/BIBn8eYMnC
9/16
2020

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